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Skeletonema tropicum Cleve 1900

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Mediophyceae
Subclass Thalassiosirophycidae
Order Thalassiosirales
Family Skeletonemataceae
Genus Skeletonema

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Skeletonema tropicum Cleve
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Skeletonema tropicum Cleve
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Publication details
Skeletonema tropicum Cleve 1900: 22

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1900). Notes on some Atlantic plankton-organisms. Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps Academiens Handlingar 34(1): 1-22, 8 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Skeletonema is Skeletonema costatum (Greville) Cleve.

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Bergesch, M., Garcia, M. & Odebrecht, C. (2009). Diversity and morphology of Skeletonema species in southern Brazil, southwestern Atlantic Ocean (note). Journal of Phycology 45(6): 1348-1352.

Gu, H., Zhang, X., Sun, J. & Luo.Z. (2012). Diversity and seasonal occurrence of Skeletonema (Bacillariophyta) species in Xiamen Harbour and surrounding seas, China. Cryptogamie Algologie 33(3): 245-263.

Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [1]-493. Beijing: Science Press.

Sarno, D., Kooistra, W.H.C.F., Medlin, L.K., Percopo, I. & Zingone, A. (2005). Diversity in the genus Skeletonema (Bacillariophyceae): II. An assessment of the taxonomy of S. costatum-like species, with the description of four new species. Journal of Phycology 41: 151-176.

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.

Created: 22 January 2004 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 19 July 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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Hung, S-H, Lu, Y.-H, Chung, C.-C., Shih, C.-Y., Gong, G.-C. & Chang, J. (2021). Sequence comparison and expression analysis of an inferred Na+/Pi cotransporter gene in the marine diatom Skeletonema tropicum. Botanica Marina 64(1): 71-80.

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