Fossula arctica Hasle, Syvertsen & Quillfeldt 1996
Fossula arctica Hasle, Syvertsen & Quillfeldt 1996: 261-272
Published in: Hasle, G.R., Syvertsen, E.E. & Von Quillfeldt, C.H. (1996). Fossula arctica gen. nov. spec. nov., a marine Arctic araphid diatom. Diatom Research 11(2): 261-272.
Publication date: 1996
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Fossula.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fossulaphycus arcticus S.Blanco
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to the Arctic (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Blanco, S. (2020). Generic names of diatoms affected by ICN Art. 20.2. Notulae Algarum 139: 1-8, no figs.
Quillfeldt, C.H. von (2001). Identification of some easily confused common diatom species in Arctic spring blooms. Botanica Marina 44: 375-389.
Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 June 2020 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Hasle, G.R., Syvertsen, E.E. & Von Quillfeldt, C.H. (1996). Fossula arctica gen. nov. spec. nov., a marine Arctic araphid diatom. Diatom Research 11(2): 261-272.
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.