Rhizosolenia delicatula Cleve 1900
Rhizosolenia delicatula Cleve 1900: 28, fig. 11
Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1900). The plankton of the North Sea, the English Channel and the Skagerak in 1898. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 32(8): 1-53.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Guinardia delicatula (Cleve) Hasle
Syntype localities: "At S:t Vaast la Hogue [Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, Normandy] in north-western France. rare in April and in November, at Helder [Den Helder, The Netherlands] in August and September, in the Skagerak common in the first half of June, rare in September and November." (Cleve 1900: 28).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), very delicate (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Rhizosolenia delicatula Cleve)
Europe: Britain (Hendey 1954, Hendey 1974, Hartley 1986), France (Anon. 2017), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015, Peperzak & Witte 2019).
North America: Canada (Mather & al. 2010).
Middle East: Egypt (Nassar & Khairy 2014).
South-west Asia: Lebanon (Lakkis 2013).
Source of current name
Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.
Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.
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Verified by: 30 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.