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Pyxilla stephanos Hensen 1887

Publication details
Pyxilla stephanos Hensen 1887: 88; pl. V: fig. 36

Published in: Hensen, V. (1887). Ueber die Bestimmung des Plankton's oder des im Meere treibenden Materials an Pflanzen und Thieren. Bericht der Kommission zur Wissenschaftliche Untersuchung der deutschen Meere in Kiel, fur die Jahre 1882-1886 5: 1-108.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Pyxilla is Pyxilla johnsoniana Greville.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Guinardia striata (Stolterfoth) Hasle

Type information
W North Sea.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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
Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

Key references
Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300, no figs.

Created: 21 April 2003 by Mairead Murphy

Verified by: 28 September 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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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.

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