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Thalassiosira lentiginosa (Janisch) Fryxell 1977

Publication details
Thalassiosira lentiginosa (Janisch) Fryxell 1977: 100, figs 13, 14

Published in: Fryxell, G.A. (1977). Thalassiosira australis Peragallo and T. lentiginosa (Janisch) G.Fryxell, comb. nov.: two antarctic diatoms (Bacillariophyceae). Phycologia 16: 95-104, 14 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Thalassiosira is Thalassiosira nordenskioeldii Cleve.

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

Basionym
Coscinodiscus lentiginosus Janisch

Type information
Type locality: 'Tafelbai' (Table Bay, c 34ºS, near Capetown, South Africa) (Fryxell 1977: 100).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Coscinodiscus lentiginosus Janisch 1874

Habitat notes
Rare on Hymenocladiopsis crustigena (Al-Handal & Wulff 2008). - (7 May 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Al-Handal, A.Y. & Wulff, A. (2008). Marine epiphytic diatoms from the shallow sublittoral zone in Potter Cove, King George Island, Antarctica. Botanica Marina 51: 411-435.

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

Johansen, J.R. & Fryxell, G.A. (1985). The genus Thalassiosira (Bacillariophyceae): studies on species occurring south of the Antarctic Convergence Zone. Phycologia 24(2): 155-179, 81 figs, 2 tables.

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.

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.

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Fryxell, G.A. (1977). Thalassiosira australis Peragallo and T. lentiginosa (Janisch) G.Fryxell, comb. nov.: two antarctic diatoms (Bacillariophyceae). Phycologia 16: 95-104, 14 figs.

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