Placoneis acuta Pomazkina & Radionova 2019
Placoneis acuta Pomazkina & Radionova in Pomazkina, Rodionova & Sherbakova 2019: 192
Published in: Pomazkina, G.V., Rodionova, E.V. & Sherbakova, T.A. (2019). Validation of 123 names of new diatom taxa from Lake Baikal. Limnology and Freshwater Biology 2019(1): 181-198.
Publication date: 2019
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Russia. Lake Baikal, the Olkhon Gates Strait" (Pomazkina, Rodionova & Sherbakova 2018: 193). Holotype: V. Votyakov; 27 June 1997; SB RAS slide 0017-BK (Pomazkina, Rodionova & Sherbakova 2018: 193).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), acute, pointed; i.e. narrowing gradually and making an angle of less than 90° (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Placoneis acuta Pomazkina & Radionova)
Asia: Lake Baikal (Pomazkina, Rodionova & Sherbakova 2018).
Pomazkina, G.V., Rodionova, E.V. & Sherbakova, T.A. (2018). [Benthic diatom algae of the family Naviculaceae of Lake Baikal. Atlas and key] In: Guides and keys to identification of fauna and flora of Lake Baikal. pp. -313. Novosibirsk: NAUKA. [in Russian]
Created: 07 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.