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Podosira polita Hanna & Grant

Publication details
Podosira polita Hanna & Grant 1926: 164; pl. 20: fig. 5

Published in: Hanna, G.D. & Grant, W.G. (1926). Expedition to the Revillagigedo Islands, Mexico, in 1925, II. Miocene marine diatoms from Maria Madre Island, Mexico. Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, series 4, 15(2): 115-193.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Podosira is Podosira moniliformis Ehrenberg.

Fossil
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), polished or refined.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Mexico: Maria Madre Isl. (Miocene)

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 November 2019.

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