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Microcostatus meridionalis Peszek, M.Rybak & Kochman-Kędziora 2021

Publication details
Microcostatus meridionalis Peszek, M.Rybak & Kochman-Kędziora in Rybak & al. 2021: 10, fig. 4

Published in: Rybak, M., Kochman-Kedziora, N. & Peszek, L. (2021). Description of four new terrestrial diatom species from Luticola and Microcostatus genera from South Africa. PhytoKeys 182: 1-26.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Microcostatus is Microcostatus krasskei (Hustedt) J.R.Johansen & Sray.

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

Type information
Type locality: "Jonkershoek Nature Reserve, Western Cape, South Africa" (Rybak & al. 2021: 10).W. Morek and B. Surmacz; 20.09.201; SANDC Slide no. 20-093 (Rybak & al. 2021: 10).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found towards the South.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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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 October 2021.

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