Podosira glacialis ( ) Cleve 1896
Podosira glacialis (Grunow) Cleve 1896: 12, pl. 2: figs 17-20
Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1896). Diatoms from Baffin Bay and Davis Strait. Bihang till Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 22 (Afd. III)(4): 1-22, 2 pls..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Porosira glacialis (Grunow) E.G.Jørgensen
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), icy, frozen, or glacial; also meaning, growing in icy-cold regions.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Jørgensen, E.G. (1905). The protist plankton and the diatoms in bottom samples. In: Hydrographical and biological investigations in Norwegian fiords. (Nordgaard, O. Eds), pp. 195-225. Bergen: Bergens Museum Skrift. John Grieg.
Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300, no figs.
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. , 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 November 2020.