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.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Biddulphia rhombus var. trigona Cleve)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).
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
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 322 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=37310
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 28 July 2021.