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Placoneis amoena Metzeltin, Kulikovskiy & Lange-Bertalot 2012

Publication details
Placoneis amoena Metzeltin, Kulikovskiy & Lange-Bertalot in Kulikovskiy & al. 2012: 224, pl. 124: fig. 1

Published in: Kulikovskiy, M.S., Lange-Bertalot, H., Metzeltin, D. & Witkowski, A. (2012). Lake Baikal: Hotspot of endemic diatoms I. Iconographia Diatomologica 23: 1-607, incl. 156 pls.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), attractive.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Placoneis amoena Metzeltin, Kulikovskiy & Lange-Bertalot )
Asia: Lake Baikal (Kulikovskiy & al. 2012).

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.

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