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Neocalyptrella robusta (G.Norman ex Ralfs) Hernández-Becerril & Meave del Castillo 1997

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Order Rhizosoleniales
Family Rhizosoleniaceae
Genus Neocalyptrella

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Neocalyptrella robusta (G.Norman ex Ralfs) Hernández-Becerril & Meave del Castillo
This large species may present itself as slightly sigmoid or (as here) lunate, depending on the orientation of the half frustules.. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Neocalyptrella robusta (G.Norman ex Ralfs) Hernández-Becerril & Meave del Castillo
This large species may be present as either slightly sigmoid (as here) or lunate, depending on the orientation of the half frustules.. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

 

Publication details
Neocalyptrella robusta (G.Norman ex Ralfs) Hernández-Becerril & Meave del Castillo 1997: 329

Published in: Hernández-Becerril, D.U. & Maeve del Castillo, M.E. (1997). Neocalyptrella, gen. nov., a new name to replace Calyptrella Hernández-Becerril et Maeve (Research note). Phycologia 36: 329.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Neocalyptrella.

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

Basionym
Rhizosolenia robusta G.Norman ex Ralfs

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Rhizosolenia robusta G.Norman ex Ralfs 1861
Calyptrella robusta (G.Norman ex Ralfs) D.U.Hernández-Becerril & M.E.Meave del Castillo 1996

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Al-Yamani, F.Y. & Suburova, M.A. (2019). Marine phytoplankton of Kuwait's waters Volume II. Diatoms. pp. [1]-336, 161 pls. Kuwait: Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research.

Gómez, F. & Souissi, S. (2007). Unusual diatoms linked to climatic events in the northeastern English Channel. Journal of Sea Research 58: 283-290.

Hoppenrath, M., Elbrächter, M. & Drebes, G. (2009). Marine phytoplankton Selected microphytoplankton species from the North Sea around Helgoland and Sylt. pp. [1]-264, figs 1-87. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Lee, J.H. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 6. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales: Thalassiosiraceae, Rhizosoleniaceae. Marine diatoms II. pp. [1-6], 1-110, figs 1-70. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Lee, J.H. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 6. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales: Thalassiosiraceae, Rhizosoleniaceae. Marine diatoms II. pp. [1-6], 1-110, figs 1-70. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Sunesen, I. & Sar, E. A. (2007). Marine diatoms from Buenos Aires coastal waters (Argentina). IV. Rhizosolenia s. str., Neocalyptrella, Pseudosolenia, Proboscia. Phycologia 46(6): 628-643.

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