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Mastogloia angulata F.W.Lewis

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Mastogloiales
Family Mastogloiaceae
Genus Mastogloia


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Mastogloia angulata F.W.Lewis
1000x _Dim. 29 x 65 µm _Low-Focus _Location _Philippines. 03 Mar 2016. Robert Lavigne. © MicroscopyView.com.

Mastogloia angulata F.W.Lewis
1000x _Dim. 29 x 65 µm _High-Focus _Location _Philippines. 03 Mar 2016. Robert Lavigne. © Microscopyview.com.


Lithothamnion lenormandii f. australe Foslie

Mastogloia angulata F.W.Lewis 1000x _Dim. 29 x 65 µm _High-Focus _Location _Philippines
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Publication details
Mastogloia angulata F.W.Lewis 1861: 65, pl. 2: fig. 4

Published in: Lewis, F.W. (1861). Notes on new and rarer species of Diatomaceae of the United States sea board. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 61-71, 2 pls.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Mastogloia is Mastogloia danseyi (Thwaites) Thwaites ex W.Smith.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), angled (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin (2000: 238) says "Syn.: Mastogloia apiculata Grunow" perhaps meaning Mastogloia apiculata sensu Grunow 1860, p. 577; pl. 5, fig. 9. - (4 Feb 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Al-Handal, A.Y., Compère, P. & Riaux-Gobin, C. (2016). Marine benthic diatoms in the coral reefs of Reunion and Rodrigues Islands, West Indian Ocean. Micronesica 2016(3): 1-77, 14 pls.

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

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.

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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