Biddulphia pentacrinus ( ) Boyer 1901
Triceratium pentacrinus (Ehrenberg) Wallich 600x __Dim. 89 µm
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Biddulphia pentacrinus (Ehrenberg) Boyer 1901: 717
Published in: Boyer, C.S. (1900). The biddulphoid forms of North American Diatomaceae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1900: 685-748.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amphipentas pentacrinus Ehrenberg
Amphipentas pentacrinus Ehrenberg
Type locality: Fossilis in Graeciae marga” [Miocene, Greece] (Ehrenberg 1840: 205).
Described as a fossil.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Sims, P.A., Williams, D.M. & Ashworth, M.[P.] (2018). Examination of type specimens for the genera Odontella and Zygoceros (Bacillariophyceae) with evidence for the new family Odontellaceae and a description of three new genera. Phytotaxa 382(1): 1-56, 156 figs, 2 text-figs.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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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 21 June 2021.