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Chaetoceros willei Gran 1897

Publication details
Chaetoceros willei Gran 1897: 19, pl. 4: fig. 47

Published in: Gran, H.H. (1897). Protophyta: Diatomaceae, Silicoflagellata und Cilioflagellata. In: Den Norske Nordhavs Exped. 1876-1878. Vol. 7. Zoology and Botany. (Anon. Eds), pp. 1-36. Christiania: Grøndal & Søns.
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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.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chaetoceros affinis var. willei (Gran) Hustedt 1930

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chaetoceros willei Gran)
Europe: Black Sea (BSPC Editorial Board 2014, Zotov 2018), Britain (Hendey 1974, Hartley 1986), Helgoland (Kraberg & al. 2019), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Portugal (Moita & Vilarinho 1999), Romania (Caraus 2017).

North America: Canada (Mather & al. 2010, Mather & al. 2010), Mexico (Atlantic) (Licea, Moreno-Ruiz & Luna 2016), Mexico (Pacific) (Torres-Ariño & al. 2019).

South America: Colombia (Lozano-Duque & al. 2010).

Middle East: Turkey (Kalei & Akçaalan 2020).

Asia: Korea (Lee, Choi & Lee 1995, Lee 2011), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

(as Chaetoceros affinis var. willei (Gran) Hustedt)
Europe: Britain (Hendey 1954).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed & al. 2009).

Asia: China (Liu 2008), Korea (Lee, Choi & Lee 1995).

Key references
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.

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