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Mastogloia lanceolata Thwaites ex W.Smith 1856

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Mastogloiales
Family Mastogloiaceae
Genus Mastogloia

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Mastogloia lanceolata Thwaites ex W.Smith
(COL) Circ.Obl.Light. Power 1000x__dim. 19 x 60 µm_Loc. Balears Islands, Spain. 08 Feb 2017. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Mastogloia lanceolata Thwaites ex W.Smith
(Low focus) Power 600x__dim. 20 x 65 µm_Loc. Albuferata de Mallorca, Balears Islands, Spain. 08 Feb 2017. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Mastogloia lanceolata Thwaites ex W.Smith
(High focus) Power 600x__dim. 20 x 65 µm_Loc. Albuferata de Mallorca, Balears Islands, Spain. 08 Feb 2017. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

 

Trachelomonas elegantissima var. ovata Playfair

Mastogloia lanceolata Thwaites ex W.Smith (High focus) Power 600x__dim. 20 x 65 µm_Loc. Albuferata de Mallorca, Balears Islands, Spain
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Publication details
Mastogloia lanceolata Thwaites ex W.Smith 1856: 64, pl. 54: fig. 340

Published in: Smith, W. (1856). A synopsis of the British Diatomaceae; with remarks on their structure, functions and distribution; and instructions for collecting and preserving specimens. Vol. 2 pp. [i-vi] - xxix, 1-107, pls 32-60, 61-62, A-E. London: John van Voorst.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Mastogloia is Mastogloia danseyi (Thwaites) Thwaites ex W.Smith.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lance-shaped.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a brackish species.

Type information
Type locality: "Little Sea", Dorset; Poole Bay; Lancing, Sussex: W. Smith. Isle of Arran and Isle of Cumbrae: Dr. Arnott. Newbie Deposi[t?] Prof. Harkness (Index Nominum Algarum).see above;

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

Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. [Ed.] (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Vol. 3 (1). pp. [1]-398, 117 pls. Kiev: Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo Geologicheskoi Literatury. [in Russian]

Saunders, K., Lane, C., Cook, S., McMinn, A. & Hallaegraeff, G.M. (2010). Benthic diatoms. In: Algae of Australia. Phytoplankton of temperate waters . (Hallegraeff, G.M., Bolch, C.J.S., Hill, D.R.A., Jameson, I, LeRoi, J.-M., McMinn, A., Murray, S., de Salas, M.F. & Saunders, K. Eds), pp. 83-144. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS; CSIRO Publishing.

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.

Slate, J. & Stevenson, R.J. (2007). The diatom flora of phosphorus-enriched and unenriched sites in a Everglades marsh. Diatom Research 22(2): 355-386, 82 figs, 1 table.

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

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