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Rhizosolenia semispina Hensen 1887

Publication details
Rhizosolenia semispina Hensen 1887: 84, pl. 5, fig. 39

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Rhizosolenia is Rhizosolenia styliformis T.Brightwell.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhizosolenia hebetata f. semispina (Hensen) Gran

Type information
Type locality: Baltic Sea (Index Nominum Algarum).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

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.

Key references
Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 July 2016 by G.M. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Ramsfjell, E. (1959). Dimorphism and the simultaneous occurrence of auxospores and microspores in the diatom Rhizosolenia hebetata f. semispina (Hensen) Gran. Nytt. Mag. Bot. 7: 169-173.
Takano, H. (1972). Remarks on the morphology of the diatom Rhizosolenia hebetata forma semispina occurring in cold and warm waters. In: Biological Oceanography of the Northern North Pacific Ocean (ed. A.Y. Takenouti) pp. 165-172. Idemitsu Shoten, Tokyo. ( Eds)

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