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Brachysira exilis (Kützing) Round & D.G.Mann 1981

Publication details
Brachysira exilis (Kützing) Round & D.G.Mann 1981: 227

Published in: Round, F.E. & Mann. D.G. (1981). The diatom genus Brachysira. I. Typification and separation from Anomoeoneis. Archiv für Protistenkunde 124(3): 221-231, 25 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Brachysira is Brachysira aponina Kützing.

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

Basionym
Navicula exilis Kützing

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), thin, slender, meagre, poor (Brown 1946).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula exilis Kützing 1844

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Compère, P. (1988). Brachysira microcephala (Grunow) Compère nom correct de "Navicula exilis" Grunow 1860 non Kützing 1844. Mémoires de la Société Royale de Botanique de Belgique 10: 9-11.

Compère, P. (1988). Brachysira microcephala (Grunow) Compère nom correct de "Navicula exilis" Grunow 1860 non Kützing 1844. Mémoires de la Société Royale de Botanique de Belgique 10: 9-11.

Lange-Bertalot, H. (2001). Navicula sensu stricto. 10 Genera separated from Navicula sensu lato. Frustulia. Diatoms of Europe Vol. 2: diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. pp. 1-526, 140 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.

Novais, M.H., Blanco, S., Morais, M., Hoffmann, L. & Ector, L. (2015). Catalogue of continental diatoms from Portugal, including the Archipelagos of Azores and Madeira: updated nomenclature, distribution and bibliography. In: Diatom Monographs (Witkowski, A., ed.). Vol. 17A. pp. 1-876. Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Scientific Books.

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Compère, P. (1988). Brachysira microcephala (Grunow) Compère nom correct de "Navicula exilis" Grunow 1860 non Kützing 1844. Mémoires de la Société Royale de Botanique de Belgique 10: 9-11.

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