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Placoneis tumidula Z.Levkov 2007

Publication details
Placoneis tumidula Z.Levkov in Levkov, Krstic, Metzeltin & Nakov 2007: 115; pl. 91, fig. 11-15; pl. 92, fig. 4-10; pl. 93, fig. 1

Published in: Levkov, Z., Krstic, S., Metzeltin, D. & Nakov, T. (2007). Diatoms of Lakes Prespa and Ohrid, about 500 taxa from ancient lake system. Iconographia Diatomologica 16: 1-613.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Placoneis is Placoneis gastrum (Ehrenberg) Mereschkowsky.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Macedonia: Lake Ohrid: St. Naum Springs

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), somewhat swollen, protuberant or tumid.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Placoneis tumidula Z.Levkov)
Europe: North Macedonia (Levkov & Williams 2012).

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2021.

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