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Asteromphalus parvulus Karsten 1905

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Coscinodiscophycidae
Order Asterolamprales
Family Asterolampraceae
Genus Asteromphalus

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Asteromphalus parvulus Karsten
Digital Drawing __3000x _Dim. 35 x 38 µm. 05 Dec 2011. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Asteromphalus parvulus Karsten
Digital Drawing __3000x _Dim. 35 x 38 µm. 05 Dec 2011. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

 

Asteromphalus parvulus Karsten Digital Drawing __3000x _Dim. 35 x 38 µm
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Publication details
Asteromphalus parvulus Karsten 1905: 90, pl. 8, fig. 14

Published in: Karsten, G. (1905). Das Phytoplankton des Antarktischen Meeres nach dem Material der deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition 1898-1899. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem Dampfer 'Valdivia' 1898-1899 II 2: 1-136, pls I-XIX, 1 map, many unnumbered distribution maps.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Asteromphalus is Asteromphalus darwinii Ehrenberg.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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

Key references
Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

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Robert Lavigne in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 July 2021.

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