Rhizosolenia striata Greville 1865: 234, pl. III : fig. 4
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1865). Descriptions of new genera and species of diatoms from the South Pacific. Part 3. Transactions of the Botanical Society of Edinburgh 8: 233-238, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhizosolenia imbricata Brightwell
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), striped or fluted.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Scott & Thomas (2005: 81) record this as being a synonym of Rhizosolenia imbricata Brightwell.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.
Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.
Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.
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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 22 February 2020.