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Diploneis atmosphaerica (Ehrenberg) R.Jahn & Kusber 2004

Publication details
Diploneis atmosphaerica (Ehrenberg) R.Jahn & Kusber 2004: 582

Published in: Jahn, R. & Kusber, W.H. (2004). Algae of the Ehrenberg collection - 1. Typification of 32 names of diatom taxa described by C.G. Ehrenberg. Willdenowia 34(2): 577-595, 1 table.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Diploneis is Diploneis didymus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg.

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

Cocconeis atmosphaerica Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: France: Lyon (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype (fide Jahn & Kusber 2004): 17.x.1846; atmospheric dust. BHUPM specimen on preparation No. 460412-b shite (Index Nominum Algarum

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cocconeis atmosphaerica Ehrenberg 1849

Taxonomic notes
Jahn & Kusber (2004: 582) comment "A similar taxon is Diploneis ovalis (Hilse) Cleve (Krammer & Lange-Bertalot 1986: t. 108, fig. 15). Because no original material of later described Diploneis taxa was consulted in this study, it can not be clarified here whether or not this new combination will replace any name in current use. - (27 Jan 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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