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Stephanopyxis nipponica Gran & Yendo 1914

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Archaegladiopsophycidae
Order Stephanopyxales
Family Stephanopyxidaceae
Genus Stephanopyxis


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Stephanopyxis nipponica Gran & Yendo
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Point White, 400x, DIC. 01 Mar 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Stephanopyxis nipponica Gran & Yendo
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Port Madison, 200x, DIC. 07 Mar 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).


Ceramium acanthonotum (Carmichael) J.Agardh

Stephanopyxis nipponica Gran & Yendo Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Port Madison, 200x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Stephanopyxis nipponica Gran & Yendo 1914: 27, fig. 16

Published in: Gran, H.H. & Yendo, K. (1914). Japanese Diatoms I. On Chaetoceras. II. On Stephanopyxis. Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter, I., Mathematisk-Naturvidenskabelig Klasse, Christiania 1913(8): 1-29.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Stephanopyxis is Pyxidicula aculeata Ehrenberg.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Pyxidicula nipponica (H.H.Gran & K.Yendo) N.I.Strelnikova & V.A.Nikolajev 1986

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Japan: Otaru Bay; Volcano Bay

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Key references
Villac, M.C., Kaczmarska, I. & Ehrman, J.M. (2016). Diatoms from ship ballast sediments (with consideration of a few additional species of special interest). Diatom Monographs 18: [1]-557, 235 pls.

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