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Bacterosira fragilis (Gran) Gran 1900

Publication details
Bacterosira fragilis (Gran) Gran 1900: 114

Published in: Gran, H.H. (1900). Bemerkungen über einige Planktondiatomeen. Nytt Magasin for Naturvidenskapene 38: 102-128.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bacterosira bathyomphala (Cleve) Syvertsen & Hasle

Basionym
Lauderia fragilis Gran

Type information
Type locality: W. Greenland: Karajfjord (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Tomas, C.R., Eds (1996). Identifying marine diatoms and dinoflagellates. pp. 1-858. San Diego: Academic Press Inc.

Key references
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.

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.

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.

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