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Chaetoceros affinis Lauder

Publication details
Chaetoceros affinis Lauder 1864: 78, pl. 8: fig. 5

Published in: Lauder, H.S. (1864). Remarks on the marine Diatomaceae found at Hong Kong, with descriptions of new species. Transactions of the Microscopical Society of London, New Series 12: 75-79.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetoceros is Chaetoceros tetrachaeta Ehrenberg.

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

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Hyalochaete

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), neighbouring, allied to, akin to (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chaetoceros schuttii Cleve
Chaetoceros javanicus Cleve 1873
Chaetoceros ralfsii Cleve 1873
Chaetoceros angulatus F.Schütt 1895

Nomenclatural notes
Shevchenko et al. (2006: 242) cite Chaetoceros affinis Lauder. - (8 Jan 2007) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hong Kong (Silva 1996-to date).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

Chen, Z.-Y. & Li, Y. (2017). [Preliminary study on some taxonomic puzzles of Chaetoceros decipiens Cleve]. Acta Hydrobiologica Sinica 41: 914-922, 1 fig. [in Chinese]

Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [1]-493. Beijing: Science Press.

Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

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.

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.

Hoppenrath, M., Elbrächter, M. & Drebes, G. (2009). Marine phytoplankton Selected microphytoplankton species from the North Sea around Helgoland and Sylt. pp. [1]-264, figs 1-87. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Ishii, K.-I, Iwataki, M., Matsuoka, K. & Imai, I. (2011). Proposal of identification criteria for resting spores of Chaetoceros species (Bacillariophyceae) from a temperate coastal sea. Phycologia 50(4): 351-362.

Jameson, I. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (2010). Planktonic diatoms. In: Algae of Australia. Phytoplankton of temperate waters. (Hallegraeff, G.M., Bolch, C.J.S., Hill, D.R.A., Jameson, I, LeRoi, J.-M., McMinn, A., Murray, S., de Salas, M.F. & Saunders, K. Eds), pp. 16-82. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS; CSIRO Publishing.

Kim, K.Y., Garbary D.J. & McLachlan, J.L. (2004). Phytoplankton dynamics in Pomquet Harbour, Nova Scotia: a lagoon in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence. Phycologia 43: 311-328.

Kooistra, W.H.C.F., Sarno, D., Hernández-Becerril, D.U., Assmy, P., Di Prisco, C. & Montresor, M. (2010). Comparative molecular and morphological phylogenetic analyses of taxa in the Chaetocerotaceae (Bacillariophyta). Phycologia 49(5): 471-500.

Lee, J.H. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 5. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales: Biddulphiineae: Centrales. pp. [1-6], 1-94, figs 1-66. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Lee, S.D., Joo, H.M. & Lee, J.H. (2014). Critical criteria for identification of the genus Chaetoceros (Bacillariophyta) based on setae ultrastructure. II. Subgenus Hyalochaete. Phycologia 53(6): 614-638.

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Qi, Y.Z. (1995). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis. Tomus IV Bacillariophyta Centicae. pp. [i-viii], i-v, 1-104, 9 pls. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese with some English keys]

Shevchenko, O.G., Orlova, T.Y. & Hernandez-Becerril, D.U. (2006). The genus Chaetoceros (Bacillariophyta) from Peter the Great Bay, Sea of Japan. Botanica Marina 49: 236-258.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Salwyk, G. & Rodier, M. (1986). Glutamine synthetase activity in Chaetoceros affinis (Bacillariophyceae): comparison with other estimates of nitrogen utilization. Journal of Phycology 22: 259-270.
Slawyk, G. & Rodier, M. (1986). Glutamine synthetase activity in Chaetoceros affinis (Bacillariophyceae): comparison with other estimates of nitrogen utilization during nutrient perturbation. Journal of Phycology 22: 270-275, 1 fig, 2 tables.
Smestad, B., Haug, A. & Myklestad, S. (1981). Structural studies of extracellular polysaccharides produced by the marine diatoms Chaetoceros affinis and Chaetoceros curvisetus. Proceedings of the International Seaweed Symposium 8: 617-623.

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