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Brachysira tenuis M.Kirs, nom. inval. 1993

Publication details
Brachysira tenuis M.Kirs 1993: 42, figs 27-36, nom. inval.

Published in: Kirs, M. (1993). Taxonomy of the genus Brachysira (Bacillariophyta) in the British Isles. M.Sc. Thesis. pp. [1]-114, 167 figs. Edinburgh: UNiversity of Edinburgh & Royal Botanic Garden.

Publication date: September 1993

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Brachysira is Brachysira aponina K├╝tzing.

Type information
Type locality: "Ben Eighe, Scotland"q (Kirs 1993: 42). Holotype: E Diatom Prep E72 (Kirs 1993: 42).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, fine, slender (Stearn 1985).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: not effectively published. - (15 Apr 2021) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
"This taxon was first described by Berg (1945) as Brachysira serians f. rotundata." - (15 Apr 2021) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater 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.

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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 05 May 2021.

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