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Stauroneis membranacea (Cleve) Hustedt 1959

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Naviculineae
Family Stauroneidaceae
Genus Stauroneis

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Stauroneis membranacea (Cleve) Hustedt
Prominent central nucleus visible in this bright field shot.. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Stauroneis membranacea (Cleve) Hustedt
The chloroplasts of this species form characteristic ribbon-like structures, which make it readily identifiable.. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

 

Plumariella yoshikawae Okamura

Stauroneis membranacea (Cleve) Hustedt The chloroplasts of this species form characteristic ribbon-like structures, which make it readily identifiable.
© Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Stauroneis membranacea (Cleve) Hustedt 1959: 833, fig. 1176

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1927). Die Kieselalgen Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz unter Berücksichtigung der übrigen Länder Europas sowie der angrenzenden Meeresgebiete. Bd. VII: Teil 1: Liefrung 1. In: Rabenhorst's Kryptogamen Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Anon. Eds), pp. [1]-272. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft m.b.h..

Publication date: Mar 1927

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Stauroneis is Stauroneis phoenicenteron (Nitzsch) Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Meuniera membranacea (Cleve) P.C.Silva

Basionym
Navicula membranacea Cleve

Type information
Type locality: England: off Plymouth: W of Scotland (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), membranous (Stearn 1985).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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
Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

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