Brachysira conamarae B.Kennedy & Allott 2017
Brachysira conamarae B.Kennedy & Allott 2017: 10, figs 25-33
Published in: Kennedy, B. & Allott, N. (2017). A review of the genus Brachysira in Ireland with the description of Brachysira praegeri and Brachysira conamarae, new raphid diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from high status waterbodies. Phytotaxa 326(1): 1-27, 252 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "IRELAND. Co. Galway: Lough Maumwee, 53.47439656 N, 9.54091316 W, elev. 44.3 m" (Kennedy & Allott 2017: 10). Holotype: B. Kennedy; 19 April 2007; AWI sample ZU 10/79, Hustedt Collection (Kennedy & Allott 2017: 10). Notes: "Holotype illustrated in Fig. 25; Holotype: specimen here designated Finder: L 60N2 (The England FinderTM Graticule).
"The specific epithet refers to the original Irish spelling (Conamara) of Connemara, a mountainous region in Co. Galway in western Ireland where the species was discovered."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 21 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Kennedy, B. & Allott, N. (2017). A review of the genus Brachysira in Ireland with the description of Brachysira praegeri and Brachysira conamarae, new raphid diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from high status waterbodies. Phytotaxa 326(1): 1-27, 252 figs.
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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 27 September 2021.