Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Lake, 1000x, DIC
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Gaillonella granulata Ehrenberg 1843: 415
Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1843). Verbreitung und Einfluss des mikroskopischen Lebens in Süd-und Nord-Amerika. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1841: 291-466, pls 1-4.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), granulate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Tanimura et al. (2006: 278) cite this as Gaillonella granulata Ehrenberg, C.G. In the Index Nominum Algarum (Silva), it is cited as Gaillonella granulata Ehrenberg and Gallionella granulata Ehrenberg. - (25 Sep 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Brazil ? Newfoundland (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of current name
Simonsen, R. (1979). The diatom system: ideas on phylogeny. Bacillaria 2: 9-71.
Tanimura, Y., Kato, M., Fukusawa, H., Mayama, S. & Yokoyama, K. (2006). Cytoplasmic masses preserved in early holocene diatoms: a possible taphonomic process and its paleo-ecological implications. Journal of Phycology 42: 270-279.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 February 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 October 2019.