Actinocyclus oliverianus O'Meara 1876
Actinocyclus oliverianus O'Meara 1876: 58, pl. 1: fig. 7 (as 'oliveranus' )
Published in: O'Meara, E. (1876). On the Diatomaceous gatherings made at Kerguelen's Land by H.N. Moseley, M.A., H.M.S. Challenger. Journal of the Linnean Society of London Botany 15(82): 55-59, 1 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thalassiosira oliveriana (O'Meara) I.V.Makarova & V.A.Nikolajev
Type locality: Betsy Cove, Kerguelen Island (O'Meara 1876: 58).
Named for Prof. [Daniel] Oliver.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
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.
Created: 25 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 April 2021 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 18 October 2021.