Microcostatus meridionalis Peszek, M.Rybak & Kochman-Kędziora 2021
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.
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 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.
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.
Created: 20 September 2021 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 September 2021 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 October 2021.