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Sceptroneis caduceus Ehrenberg 1844

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Urneidophycidae
Order Rhaphoneidales
Family Rhaphoneidaceae
Genus Sceptroneis

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Sceptroneis caduceus Ehrenberg
400x __Dim. 9 x 142 µm. 29 Jul 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Sceptroneis caduceus Ehrenberg
400x __Dim. 9 x 142 µm. 29 Jul 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

 

Stigeoclonium plumosum Kützing

Sceptroneis caduceus Ehrenberg 400x __Dim. 9 x 142 µm
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Sceptroneis caduceus Ehrenberg 1844: 271

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1844). Untersuchungen über die kleinsten lebensformen im quellenlande des Euphrats und Araxes, so wie über eine an neuen formen sehr reiche marine tripelbildung von den Bermuda-Inseln. Ber. Verh. K. preuss. Akad. Wiss 1844: 253-275, 1 pl.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sceptroneis.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhaphoneis caduceus (Ehrenberg) Heurck

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Van Heurck, H. (1885). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Texte. pp. 1-235. Anvers: Martin Brouwers & Co.

Key references
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.

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