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Fallacia forcipata (Greville) Stickle & D.G.Mann

Publication details
Fallacia forcipata (Greville) Stickle & D.G.Mann in Round, R.M.Crawford & D.G.Mann 1990: 668

Published in: Round, F.E., Crawford, R.M. & Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms biology and morphology of the genera. pp. [i-ix], 1-747. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Fallacia is Fallacia pygmaea (K├╝tzing) Stickle & D.G.Mann.

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

Basionym
Navicula forcipata Greville

Type information
Type locality: Cresswell (Hendey 1964: 211). Lectotype: Donkin; BM 1522 (Greville collection) (Sabbe, Vyverman & Muylaert 1999: 9 (table 1)). Notes: Lectotype: Creswell, Northumberland, UK (Sabbe et al. 1999). Gteat Britain (various localities); California guano (INA).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula forcipata Greville 1859
Navicula lyra var. forcipata (Greville) O'Meara 1875
Schizonema forcipatum (Greville) Kuntze 1898

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. [1]-656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Li, Y., Suzuki, H., Nagumo, T., Tanaka, J., Sun, Z. & Xu, K. (2015). Fallacia decussata, sp. nov. : a new marine benthic diatom (Bacillariophyceae) from Northeast Asia. Phytotaxa 224(3): 258-266.

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.

Witon, E. & Witkowski, A. (2006). Holocene diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from Faeroe Islands Fjords, Northern Atlantic Ocean. II. Distribution and taxonomy of marine taxa with special reference to benthic forms. Diatom Research 21(1): 175-215.

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