Triceratium arcticum 1853
Triceratium arcticum Brightwell 1853: 250, pl. IV : fig. 11
Published in: Brightwell, T. (1853). On the genus Triceratium, with descriptions and figures of the species. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, London 1: 245-252, pl. IV.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trigonium arcticum (Brightwell) Cleve
Type locality: Beechy Island, Arctic Regions: Dr. Sutherland and sparingly from other parts of the Arctic Seas (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to the Arctic (Stearn 1973).
Triceratium arcticum var. genuinum Grunow 1880
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Triceratium arcticum Brightwell)
Atlantic Islands: Iceland (Scholz & Einarsson 2015).
Source of current name
Cleve, P.T. (1867). Diatomaceer från Spetsbergen. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 24(10): 661-670.
Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. -493. Beijing: Science Press.
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: 06 March 2018 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 16 October 2021.