Paralia sulcata (Ehrenberg) Cleve 1873

Paralia sulcata (Ehrenberg) Cleve

Current name: Paralia sulcata (Ehrenberg) CleveRobin Raine (

Publication Details
Paralia sulcata (Ehrenberg) Cleve 1873: 7

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1873). Examination of diatoms found on the surface of the Sea of Java. Bihang till Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 1(11): 1-13, 3 pls.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Paralia is Paralia marina (W.Smith) Heiberg.

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

Gaillonella sulcata Ehrenberg

Type Information
Type locality: Algeria: Oran ("Im Polirschiefer von Oran in der Barbarei"); (Index Nominum Algarum) Notes: Type: B,110504 a red, Ehrenberg Collection mica preparation (LT fide Macgillavary & Kacsmarska 2013) (INA).

Origin of Species Name
Participle A (Latin), ploughed, sulcated.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 04 May 2021

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 May 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 18 May 2024

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