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Tursiocola bondei Frankovich, Ashworth & M.J. Sullivan 2018

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Cymbellales
Family Rhoicospheniaceae
Genus Tursiocola

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Tursiocola bondei Frankovich, Ashworth & M.J. Sullivan
Crystal River, Florida, USA; from the skin of a manatee. 01 Aug 2018.

Tursiocola bondei Frankovich, Ashworth & M.J. Sullivan
Crystal River, Florida, USA; from the skin of a manatee. 01 Aug 2018.

 

Navicula bryophila J.B.Petersen

Tursiocola bondei Frankovich, Ashworth & M.J. Sullivan Crystal River, Florida, USA; from the skin of a manatee
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Publication details
Tursiocola bondei Frankovich, Ashworth & M.J. Sullivan in Frankovich & al. 2018: 540, figs 21–22, 26–27, 30–31, 32–46

Published in: Frankovich, T.A., Ashworth, M.P., Sullivan, M.J., Theriot, E.C. & Stacey, N.I. (2018). Epizoic and apochlorotic Tursiocola species (Bacillariophyta) from the skin of Florida Manatees (Trichechus manatus latirostris). Protist 169: 539-568, 105 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Tursiocola is Tursiocola olympica (Hustedt) R.W.Holmes, S.Nagasawa & H.Takano.

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

Eponomy
Named for "Dr. Robert K. Bonde (United States Geological Survey, Gainesville, Florida, United States) in recognition of his research on manatees."

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Crystal River, Florida, USA (Frankovich & al. 2018: 545). Notes: "HOLOTYPE: ANSP GC 328 deposited in the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania USA. The holotype is illustrated as Figures 21–22, 26–27, 30–31, 32–46. ISOTYPES: BM 101 916 deposited in the Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom. BRMZu10/92 deposited in the Alfred Wegener Institutefor Polar and Marine Research."

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 December 2020.

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