Giffenia cocconeiformis ( ) Round & Basson 1997
Giffenia cocconeiformis (Grunow) Round & Basson 1997: 348
Published in: Round, F.E. & Basson, P.W. (1997). A new diatom genus (Giffenia) based on Nitzschia cocconeiformis Grun. and a note on Nitzschia (Tryblionella) lanceola Grun. Diatom Research 12(2): 347-355, 20 figs.
Publication date: November 1997?
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Giffenia.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Nitzschia cocconeiformis Grunow
Valid but cites wrong place of publication of basionym. (INA) - (22 Oct 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a marine species.
Al-Handal, A.Y. & Al-Shaheen, M.A. (2019). Diatoms in the wetlands of Southern Iraq. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 67: -252, incl. 62 pls (652 figs), 1 map.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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Round, F.E. & Basson, P.W. (1997). A new diatom genus (Giffenia) based on Nitzschia cocconeiformis Grun. and a note on Nitzschia (Tryblionella) lanceola Grun. Diatom Research 12(2): 347-355, 20 figs.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2020.