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Diatoma maxima (Grunow) Fricke

Publication details
Diatoma maxima (Grunow) Fricke in A.W.F.Schmidt 1906: pl. 267: figs 7-11 (as 'maximum' )

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1906). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde Series VI: Heft [67]: pls 265-268.. . Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
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Publication date: Apr 1906

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Diatoma is Diatoma vulgaris Bory.

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

Basionym
Odontidium anomalum var. maximum Grunow

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), largest.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Odontidium anomalum var. maximum Grunow 1862
Diatoma hyemalis var. maxima (Grunow) Meister 1912

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Riaux-Gobin, C. & Compère, P. (2004). Two marine cocconeid diatoms from Kerguelen's Land (Austral Ocean, Indian Sector): Cavinula kerguelensis nom. nov. and Cocconeiopsis wrightii. Diatom Research 19(1): 59-69.

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