Biddulphia rhombus var. trigona Cleve 1882
Biddulphia rhombus var. trigona Cleve in Van Heurck 1882: pl. XCIX : fig. 2
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1882). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Atlas pls LXXVIII-CXXXII [78-132 and supplementary pls 22 bis, 82bis, 83bis, 83ter, 95bis], tables genres. . Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
Publication date: April-May
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Odontella rhombus f. trigona (Cleve ex Van Heurck) R.Ross
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
CAS: "Triceratium striolatum Ehr., Tr. membranaceum Brightwell and Tr. biddulphia Heiberg are cited in synonymy," which does not invalidate this name as these are names in a different rank. Seemingly originally introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (see Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (9 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hartley, B. [in collaboration with Ross, R. & Williams, D.M.] (1986). A check-list of the freshwater, brackish and marine diatoms of the British Isles and adjoining coastal waters. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 66(3): 531-610.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 February 2021 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.