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Zygoceros surirella Ehrenberg 1840

Publication details
Zygoceros surirella Ehrenberg 1840: 80, pl. 4: fig. 12

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1840). Über noch zahlreich jetzt lebende Thierarten der Kreidebildung und den Organismus der Polythalamien Preprint of Abhandlung der Könglichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin aus dem Jahre 1839 [1841] with different pagination. pp. 1-94, 4 pls. Berlin.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Zygoceros is Zygoceros rhombus Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Delphineis surirella (Ehrenberg) G.W.Andrews

Type information
Type locality: Cuxhaven (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: January 1840; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: in Berlin beobachtet (INA).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Andrews, G.W. (1981). Revision of the diatoms genus Delphineis and morphology of Delphineis surirella. In: Proceedings of the 6th Symposium on Recent and Fossil Diatoms. Budapest, September 1-5, 1980. (Ross, R. Eds), pp. 81-92. Königstein: Koeltz Botanical Books.

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.

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