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Diploneis pneumatica S.J.M.Droop 1998

Publication details
Diploneis pneumatica S.J.M.Droop 1998: 349, figs 5-8, 26, 41-47

Published in: Droop, S.J.M. (1998). Diploneis sejuncta (Bacillariophyta) and some new species from an ancient lineage. Phycologia 37(5): 340-356, 53 figs, 2 tables.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Diploneis is Diploneis didymus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg.

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

Type information
Type locality: Lochinver, Scotland (Droop 1998: 349). Holotype: subtidal sand from 18 m below sea level. E cat. no. E2294/4 (Droop 1998: 349, table 1). Notes: Upper Miocene (INA).

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

Habitat notes
Marine; mostly sublittoral, but occasionally eulittoral; probably epipsammic (Droop, 1998). - (20 Jul 2016) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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

Witon, E. & Witkowski, A. (2006). Holocene diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from Faeroe Islands Fjords, Northern Atlantic Ocean. II. Distribution and taxonomy of marine taxa with special reference to benthic forms. Diatom Research 21(1): 175-215.

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