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Bacteriastrum varians Lauder 1864

Publication details
Bacteriastrum varians Lauder 1864: 8, pl. III [3]: figs 1-6

Published in: Lauder, H.S. (1864). On new diatoms. Transactions of the Microscopical Society of London, New Series 12: 6-8, pl. III.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bacteriastrum is Bacteriastrum furcatum Shadbolt.

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

Type information
Type locality: floating freely in Hong Kong Harbour (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Bacteriastrum varians Lauder)
Europe: Britain (Hendey 1954, Hendey 1974).

Middle East: Iraq (Maulood & al. 2013, Al-Saboonchi, A.A. & Al-Shawi, I.J.M.).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed & al. 2009).

Asia: China (Liu 2008), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Key references
Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [1]-493. Beijing: Science Press.

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

Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300, no figs.

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