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Brachysira brebissonii R.Ross 1986

Publication details
Brachysira brebissonii R.Ross in Hartley & al. 1986: 607

Published in: Hartley, B. [in collaboration with Ross, R. & Williams, D.M.] (1986). A check-list of the freshwater, brackish and marine diatoms of the British Isles and adjoining coastal waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 66(3): 531-610.
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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.

Type information
Type locality: Falaise, Normandy, France [type of Navicula brachysira Brébisson ex Rabenhorst]

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula aponina var. brachysira Kützing 1849
Navicula brachysira Brébisson ex Rabenhorst 1853
Navicula serians var. minima Grunow 1880
Navicula serians var. minor Grunow 1880
Navicula serians var. thermalis Grunow 1880
Navicula serians var. brachysira (Brébisson) Van Heurck 1885
Anomoeoneis brachysira (Brébisson ex Rabenhorst) Cleve 1895
Schizonema brachysirum (Brébisson) Kuntze 1898
Anomoeoneis serians f. minor Boyer 1916
Anomoeoneis serians var. brachysira (Brébisson ex Rabenhorst) Hustedt 1930
Anomoeoneis serians var. minor (Grunow) F.W.Mills 1933
Anomoeoneis brachysira var. minima (Grunow) A.Cleve 1953
Brachysira serians var. thermalis (Grunow) Ubierna-León & Sánchez-Castillo 1991

Nomenclatural notes
New name for Navicula brachysira Brébisson ex Rabenhorst 1853, to avoid tautonymy. - (30 Oct 2011) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Habitat notes
Also living in brackish water - (30 Oct 2011) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Bąk, M., Witkowski, A., Zelazna-Wieczorek, J., Wojtal, A.Z., Szczepocka , E., Szulc, A. & Szulc, B. (2012). Klucz do oznaczania okrzemek w fitobentosie na potrzeby oceny stanu ekologicznego wód powierzchniowych w Polsce Biblioteka Monitoringu Srodowiska. pp. 1-452. Warszawa [Warsaw]: Glowny Inspektorat Ochrony Srodowiska.

Buczkó, K. (2016). Iconographia diatomologica Carpathica Volume 1. Guide to diatoms in mountain lakes in the Retezat Mountains, South Carpathians, Romania. Studia Botanica Hungarica 47 (Supplement): [9]-214, incl. 85 pl.

Cocquyt, C. (2007). Diatom diversity in Hausburg Tarn, a glacial lake on Mount Kenya, East Africa. Diatom Research 22(2): 255-285, 126 figs.

Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2013). Diatomeen im Süßwasser—Benthos von Mitteleuropa. Bestimmungsflora Kieselalgen für die ökologische Praxis. Über 700 der häufigsten Arten und ihre Ökologie. pp. [1]-908, 133 pls. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

John, J. (2016). Diatoms from Stradbroke and Fraser Islands, Australia: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 1. pp. [1]-377, 258 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. [1]-656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

John, J. (2020). Diatoms from arid Australia: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 3. pp. [1]-578, 341 figs. Schmitten – Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Kulikovskiy, M., Glushchenko, A.M., Kuznetsova, I.V. & Genkal, S.I. (2016). [Identification book of diatoms from Russia]. pp. [1]-804, 165 pls. Yaroslavl: Filigran. [in Russian]

Lange-Bertalot, H. & Moser, G. (1994). Brachysira. Monographie der Gattung und Naviculadicta nov. gen. Biblioteca Diatomologica 29: 1-212.

Lange-Bertalot, H., Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Cantonati, M. (2017). Freshwater benthic diatoms of Central Europe: over 800 common species used in ecological assessments. English edition with updated taxonomy and added species (Cantonati, M. et al. eds). pp. [1]-942, 135 pls. Schmitten-Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

Siver, P.A., Hamilton, P.B., Stachura-Suchoples & Kociolek, J.P. (2005). Diatoms of North America. The freshwater flora of Cape Cod. Iconographia Diatomologica 14: 1-463, 1075 figs in 94 pls.

Tsarenko, P.M., Lilitska, G.G. & Gerasimiuk, V.P. (2015 '2014'). Bacillariophyta. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 490-500. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Weckstrom, K. & Juggins, S. (2006). Coastal diatom-environment relationships from the Gulf of Finland, Baltic Sea. Journal of Phycology 42: 21-35.

Wolfe, A.P. & Kling, H.J. (2001). A consideration of some North American soft-water Brachysira taxa and description of B. arctoborealis sp. nov. In: Lange-Bertalot-Festschrift: Studies on Diatoms. Dedicated to Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Horst Lange-Bertalot on the occassion of his 65th Birthday. (Jahn, R., Kociolek, J.P., Witkowski, A. & Compère, P. Eds) Berlin: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G..

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