Brachysira estoniarum Witkowski, -Bertalot & 2000
Brachysira estoniarum Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin 2000: 160, 423 (Latin), pl. 134: figs 1-4
Published in: Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Libyan Sea near Agia Galinis, Crete" (Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin 2000: 424). Typus: Erwin Reichardt; FR M34/Hl/n in Coll. Lange-Bertalot (Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin 2000: 424).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"The new species is named in honour of our Estonian collegues since Dr. Sirje Vilbaste has provided us with material from that coastal area of the Baltic Sea." - (20 Jan 2020) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 18 August 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 February 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 September 2021.