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Brachysira serians (Brébisson) Round & D.G.Mann 1981

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Neidiineae
Family Brachysiraceae
Genus Brachysira

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Carpacanthus oligocystus (Montagne) Kützing

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Publication details
Brachysira serians (Brébisson) Round & D.G.Mann 1981: 227

Published in: Round, F.E. & Mann. D.G. (1981). The diatom genus Brachysira. I. Typification and separation from Anomoeoneis. Archiv für Protistenkunde 124(3): 221-231, 25 figs.
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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.

Basionym
Frustulia serians Brébisson

Type information
Type locality: Falaise [Normandy, France] (Brébisson 1838: 18).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Frustulia serians Brébisson 1838
Navicula serians (Brébisson) Kützing 1844
Anomoeoneis serians (Brébisson) Cleve 1895

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula lineolata Ehrenberg 1843

Nomenclatural notes
Isotypes in BM (slides no. 18852 and 18853). - (15 Apr 2021) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
Basionym cited as "Navicula serians Brébisson in Kützing 1844, p. 92" - (29 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.

Eberle, M.E. (2008). Recent diatoms reported from the central United States: register of taxa and synonyms. Hays, Kansas: Department of Biological Sciences, Fort Hays State University. Latest electronic version: 5 December 2008.

Eskinazi-Leça, E., Gonçalves da Silva Cunha, M. da G., Santiago, M.F., Palmeira Borges, G.C., Cabral de Lima, J.M., Da Silva, M.H., De Paula Lima, J. & Menezes, M. (2010). Bacillariophyceae. In: Catálogo de plantas e fungos do Brasil. Vol. 1. (Forzza, R.C. Eds), pp. 262-309. Rio de Janeiro: Andrea Jakobsson Estúdio; Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

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.

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.

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.

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Verified by: 15 April 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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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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