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Porodiscus nitidus Greville 1863

Publication details
Porodiscus nitidus Greville 1863: 65; pl. IV: fig. 4

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1863). Descriptions of new and rare Diatoms. Series IX. Transactions of the Microscopical Society, New Series, London 11: 63-76, pls IV, V.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Porodiscus is .

This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), shining.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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.

Created: 20 October 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 20 October 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 August 2020.

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