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Brachysira thermalis (Grunow) Van de Vijver & T.M.Schuster 2021

Publication details
Brachysira thermalis (Grunow) Van de Vijver & T.M.Schuster 2021: 2, figs 1-7

Published in: Van de Vijver, B. & Schuster, T.M. (2021). Observations and typification of Navicula serians var. thermalis Grunow and its transfer to the genus Brachysira. Notulae Algarum 190: 1-3, 7 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Brachysira is Brachysira aponina Kützing.

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

Basionym
Navicula serians var. thermalis Grunow

Type information
Type locality: "Thermen Ostindiens" [Hot springs, East Indies] (Van Heurck 1880: pl. 12: fig. 10). Lectotype (designated by Van de Vijver & Schuster 2021: 2): F. Stoliczka; BR BR-4648 (Van de Vijver & Schuster 2021: 2). Notes: Navicula serians var. thermalis Grunow (in Van Heurck 1880: pl. 12: fig. 10) was originally described from unspecified hot springs in Eastern Asia (“in Thermen Ostindiens”) based on Grunow sample 928. Based on the notes in Grunow’s accession books, the sample was collected in 1865 and given to Grunow by the Czech palaeontologist Ferdinand Stoliczka (1838–1874), who made several expeditions to Burma, the Malay Peninsula, Singapore, and the Himalayas." (Van de Vijver & Schuster 2021: 2).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found growing by warm springs.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Anomoeoneis exilis var. thermalis (Grunow) Cleve 1895
Navicula exilis var. thermalis (Grunow) O.Müller 1898
Anomoeoneis serians f. thermalis (Grunow) Hustedt 1930
Anomoeoneis brachysira var. thermalis (Grunow) A.Cleve-Euler 1953
Anomoeoneis brachysira f. thermalis (Grunow) Woodhead & Tweed 1953

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Van de Vijver, B. & Schuster, T.M. (2021). Observations and typification of Navicula serians var. thermalis Grunow and its transfer to the genus Brachysira. Notulae Algarum 190: 1-3, 7 figs.

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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 22 September 2021.

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