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Licmophora oedipus (Kützing) Grunow 1881

Publication details
Licmophora oedipus (Kützing) Grunow in Van Heurck 1881: pl. XLVII [47]: figs 2, 3

Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1881). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique Atlas. , pls XXXI-LXXVII [31-77]. Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Licmophora is Licmophora argenescens C.Agardh.

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

Basionym
Rhipidophora oedipus Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Adriatic Sea (Spalato, Triest); Helgoland; England (Index Nominum Algarum).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Rhipidophora oedipus Kützing 1844
Stylaria oedipus (Kützing) Trevisan 1848
Rhipidophora dalmatica var. oedipus (Kützing) Grunow 1862
Podosphenia oedipus (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1864
Licmophora juergensii var. oedipus (Kützing) H.Peragallo & M.Peragallo 1901

General environment
This is a marine species.

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

Plinski, M. & Witkowski, A. (2020). Diatoms from the Gulf of Gdansk and surrounding waters (the southern Baltic Sea). : [1]-442, incl. 31 SEM pls, 16 photo pls.

Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. [Ed.] (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Vol. 3 (1). pp. [1]-398, 117 pls. Kiev: Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo Geologicheskoi Literatury. [in Russian]

Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.

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