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Eucampia zodiacus Ehrenberg 1839

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Mediophyceae
Subclass Chaetocerotophycidae
Order Hemiaulales
Family Hemiaulaceae
Genus Eucampia

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Eucampia zodiacus Ehrenberg
Seabeck, Washington, USA; Hood Canal, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 11 Apr 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Eucampia zodiacus Ehrenberg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Point White, 100x, phase contrast. 18 Apr 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Eucampia zodiacus Ehrenberg
Seabeck, Washington, USA; Hood Canal, 200x, DIC. 11 Apr 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Eucampia zodiacus Ehrenberg Seabeck, Washington, USA; Hood Canal, 200x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Eucampia zodiacus Ehrenberg 1839: 156 (as 'Zodiacus' )

Published in: Ehrenberg [C.G.] (1839). Über jetzt wirklich noch zahlreich lebende Thier-Arten der Kreideformation der Erde. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königl. Preuß. Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1839: 152-159.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Eucampia.

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

Type information
Type locality: lebend im Nordseewasser bei Cuxhaven (Index Nominum Algarum).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Eucampia britannica W.Smith 1853
Eucampia nodosa A.W.F.Schmidt 1888

Nomenclatural notes
Combined generic-specific description. Often credited to Ehrenberg (1840), a preprint of a journal publication later issued in 1841, - (16 Aug 2010) - M.D. Guiry

1840: 151, pl. IV: fig. VIII (INA). - (26 May 2017) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Ehrenberg, C.G. (1840). Über noch zahlreich jetzt lebende Thierarten der Kreidebildung und den Organismus der Polythalamien Preprint of Abhandlung der Könglichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin aus dem Jahre 1839 [1841] with different pagination. pp. 1-94, 4 pls. Berlin.

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.

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.

Kobayashi, H., Idei, M., Mayama, S., Nagumo, T. & Osada, K. (2006). Kobayashi hiromu keiso zukan. H.Kobayasi's atlas of Japanese diatoms based on electron microscopy. dai 1kan. pp. [1]-531, 180 pls. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

Snoeijs, P. & Balashova, N. (1998). Intercalibration and distribution of diatom species in the Baltic Sea The Baltic Marine Biologists Publication No. 16e. Vol. 5 pp. 1-144, 1 fig, 6 tables, 101 plates. Uppsala: Opulus Press.

Tomas, C.R., Eds (1996). Identifying marine diatoms and dinoflagellates. pp. 1-858. San Diego: Academic Press Inc.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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