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Iconella spiralis (Kützing) E.C.Ruck & T.Nakov 2016

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Surirellales
Family Surirellaceae
Genus Iconella


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Iconella spiralis (Kützing) E.C.Ruck & T.Nakov
Dim. 72 x 163 µm (600x). 26 Jan 2013. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Iconella spiralis (Kützing) E.C.Ruck & T.Nakov
Dim. 72 x 163 µm (600x). 26 Jan 2013. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).


Halymenia chondriopsidea J.Agardh

Surirella spiralis Kützing Dim. 72 x 163 µm (600x)
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Iconella spiralis (Kützing) E.C.Ruck & T.Nakov in Ruck & al. 2016: 2

Published in: Ruck, E.C., Nakov, T., Alverson, A.J. & Theriot, E.C. (2016). Nomenclatural transfers associated with the phylogenetic reclassification of the Surirellales and Rhopalodiales. Notulae Algarum 10: 1-4.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Iconella is Iconella variabilis Jurilj.

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

Surirella spiralis Kützing

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiral (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Surirella spiralis Kützing 1844
Campylodiscus spiralis (Kützing) W.Smith 1851
Campylodiscus spiralis (Kützing) R.Gutwinski 1891
Spirodiscus spiralis (Kützing) Jurilj 1949
Spirodiscina spiralis (Kützing) S.Blanco & C.E.Wetzel 2016

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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