162,405 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,760 images, 63,996 bibliographic items, 474,969 distributional records.

Actinocyclus octonarius var. tenellus (Brébisson) Hendey 1954

Publication details
Actinocyclus octonarius var. tenellus (Brébisson) Hendey 1954: 557

Published in: Hendey, N.I. (1954). A preliminary check-list of British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 33: 537-560.
 Download PDF

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Actinocyclus is Actinocyclus octonarius Ehrenberg.

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

Basionym
Eupodiscus tenellus Brébisson

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Eupodiscus tenellus Brébisson 1854
Actinocyclus tenellus (Brébisson) Grunow 1867
Actinocyclus ehrenbergii var. tenellus (Brébisson) Hustedt 1929

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Al-Handal, A.Y., Compère, P. & Riaux-Gobin, C. (2016). Marine benthic diatoms in the coral reefs of Reunion and Rodrigues Islands, West Indian Ocean. Micronesica 2016(3): 1-77, 14 pls.

Al-Yamani, F.Y. & Suburova, M.A. (2019). Marine phytoplankton of Kuwait's waters Volume II. Diatoms. pp. [1]-336, 161 pls. Kuwait: Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research.

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.

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.

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.

Villareal, T.A. & Fryxell, G.A. (1983). The genus Actinocyclus (Bacillariophyceae): frustule morphology of A. sagittulus sp. nov. and two related species. Journal of Phycology 19: 452-466, 32 figs, 3 tables.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 16 December 2019 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 889 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=37214

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 July 2021.

SITE © 1996 - 2021 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio