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Biddulphia balaena (Ehrenberg) Brightwell 1859

Publication details
Biddulphia balaena (Ehrenberg) Brightwell 1859: 181; pl. 9

Published in: Brightwell, T. (1859). On some of the rarer or undescribed species of Diatomaceae. Part I. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, London 7: 179-181, pl. IX.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Biddulphia is Biddulphia pulchella S.F.Gray.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Triceratium arcticum var. balaena (Ehrenberg) Cleve-Euler

Basionym
Zygoceros balaena Ehrenberg

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

Nomenclatural notes
See also CAS Diatom Collection. - (10 Apr 2021) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Cleve-Euler, A. (1951). Die Diatomeen von Schweden und Finnland. [TeilI. I. Centricae]. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar, ser. IV 2(1): 1-163, 6 pls.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 10 April 2021 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 June 2021.

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