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Caloneis westii (W.Smith) Hendey

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Naviculineae
Family Naviculaceae
Genus Caloneis

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Caloneis westii (W.Smith) Hendey
630x _Dim. 23 x 120 µm. 29 Oct 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Caloneis westii (W.Smith) Hendey
630x _Dim. 23 x 120 µm. 29 Oct 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

 

Nitophyllum mirabile Kylin

Caloneis westii (W.Smith) Hendey 630x _Dim. 23 x 120 µm
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Publication details
Caloneis westii (W.Smith) Hendey 1964: 230

Published in: Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caloneis is Caloneis amphisbaena (Bory) Cleve.

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

Basionym
Navicula westii W.Smith

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula westii W.Smith 1853
Scoliopleura westii (W.Smith) Grunow 1860
Navicula tumida var. westii (W.Smith) A.Cleve 1953

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula formosa Gregory 1856
Caloneis formosa (Gregory) Cleve 1894
Schizonema formosum (Gregory) Kuntze 1898

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Krammer, K. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (1986). Bacillariophyceae 1 Teil: Naviculaceae. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Herausgegeben von. H. Ettl, J. Gerloff, H. Heynig & D. Mollenhauer. Band 2/1. pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-876, 206 pls with 2976 figures. Stuttgart & New York: Gustav Fischer Verlag.

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

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.

Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.

Witon, E. & Witkowski, A. (2006). Holocene diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from Faeroe Islands Fjords, Northern Atlantic Ocean. II. Distribution and taxonomy of marine taxa with special reference to benthic forms. Diatom Research 21(1): 175-215.

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