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Brachysira praegeri B.Kennedy & Allott 2017

Publication details
Brachysira praegeri B.Kennedy & Allott 2017: 6, figs 3-24

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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Brachysira is Brachysira aponina K├╝tzing.

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

Type information
Type locality: "IRELAND. Co. Galway: Lough Nambrackmore, 53.4450215 N, 9.93394597 W, elev. 21.9 m" (Kennedy & Allott 2017: 6). Holotype: B. Kennedy; 15 August 2013; AWI slide ZU 10/78, Hustedt Collection (Kennedy & Allott 2017: 6). Notes: "Holotype: specimen here designated Finder: P41 (The England Finder Graticule) TCD0018137, illustrated in Fig. 8.

Eponomy
"...commemorates the Irish naturalist Robert Lloyd Praeger."

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 21 October 2017 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 19 March 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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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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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 22 September 2021.

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