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Asterionellopsis glacialis (Castracane) Round 1990

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Urneidophycidae
Order Rhaphoneidales
Family Asterionellopsidaceae
Genus Asterionellopsis

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Asterionellopsis glacialis (Castracane) Round
Seabeck, Washington, USA; Hood Canal, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 11 Apr 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Asterionellopsis glacialis (Castracane) Round
Seabeck, Washington, USA; Hood Canal, 400x, DIC. 11 Apr 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Asterionellopsis glacialis (Castracane) Round
Seabeck, Washington, USA; Hood Canal, 200x, DIC. 11 Apr 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Asterionellopsis glacialis (Castracane) Round Seabeck, Washington, USA; Hood Canal, 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Asterionellopsis glacialis (Castracane) Round in Round, R.M.Crawford & D.G.Mann 1990: 664

Published in: Round, F.E., Crawford, R.M. & Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms biology and morphology of the genera. pp. [i-ix], 1-747. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Asterionellopsis.

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

Basionym
Asterionella glacialis Castracane

Type information
Type locality: Antarctic Ocean (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), icy, frozen, or glacial; also meaning, growing in icy-cold regions.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Asterionella glacialis Castracane 1886

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Asterionella japonica Cleve 1882

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Allen, A.E., Ward, B.B. & Song, B. (2005). Characterization of diatom (Bacillariophyceae) nitrate reductase genes and their detection in marine phytoplankton communities. Journal of Phycology 41: 95-104.

Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.

Franco, A.O.R., They, N.H., Castro Canani, L.G., Maggioni, R. & Odebrecht, C. (2016). Asterionellopsis tropicalis (Bacillariophyceae): a new tropical species found in diatom accumulations (Note). Journal of Phycology 52(5): 888-895.

Gómez, F. (2008). Phytoplankton invasions: comments on the validity of categorizing the non-indigenous dinoflagellates and diatoms in European Seas. Marine Pollution Bulletin 56: 620-628.

Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

Hoppenrath, M., Elbrächter, M. & Drebes, G. (2009). Marine phytoplankton Selected microphytoplankton species from the North Sea around Helgoland and Sylt. pp. [1]-264, figs 1-87. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Kim, K.Y., Garbary D.J. & McLachlan, J.L. (2004). Phytoplankton dynamics in Pomquet Harbour, Nova Scotia: a lagoon in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence. Phycologia 43: 311-328.

Kobayashi, H., Idei, M., Mayama, S., Nagumo, T. & Osada, K. (2006). Kobayashi hiromu keiso zukan. H.Kobayasi's atlas of Japanese diatoms based on electron microscopy. dai 1kan. pp. [1]-531, 180 pls. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

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.

Villac, M.C., Kaczmarska, I. & Ehrman, J.M. (2016). Diatoms from ship ballast sediments (with consideration of a few additional species of special interest). Diatom Monographs 18: [1]-557, 235 pls.

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Verified by: 06 November 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Kaczmarska, I., Mather, L., Luddington, I.A., Muise, F. & Ehrman, J.M. (2014). Cryptic diversity in a cosmopolitan diatom known as Asterionellopsis glacialis (Fragilariceae): implications for ecology, biogeography, and taxonomy. American Journal of Botany 101: 267-286.

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