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Caloneis africana (M.H.Giffen) Stidolph 1995

Publication details
Caloneis africana (M.H.Giffen) Stidolph 1995: 167, figs 16-27, 28-30, 37-39, 41

Published in: Stidolph, S.R. (1995). A morphological and taxonomic study of the complex of diatoms assigned to Caloneis brevis (Gregory) Cleve. Diatom Research 10(1): 165-177.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caloneis is Caloneis amphisbaena (Bory) Cleve.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Caloneis brevis f. africana M.H.Giffen

Type information
"Habitat in aquis subsalsis lacunarum litoris borealis prope ostium fluvii Umkantzi in colonia provinciae Capensis Kidd's Beach dicta in Africa Meridionalis.' Notes: "Typus: praeparatum No. 197 in collectione GIFFEN, Fort Hare, provincia Capensis. Iconotypus: figura nostra No. 23."

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or pertaining to Africa.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Caloneis brevis f. africana M.H.Giffen 1967

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Joh, G. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 9. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Pennales: Raphidineae: Naviculaceae. Freshwater diatoms VII. pp. [1-6] 1-120, 103 figs. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. [1]-656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.

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