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Bacteriastrum comosum Pavillard 1916

Publication details
Bacteriastrum comosum Pavillard 1916: 29, pl. I: fig. 3

Published in: Pavillard, J. (1916). Recherches sur les diatomées pélagiques du Golfe du Lion. Travail de l'Institut de Botanique de l'Université de Montpellier et de la Station Zoologique de Cette, Série mixte, Mémoire 5: 1-62, 2 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bacteriastrum is Bacteriastrum furcatum Shadbolt.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), furnished with tufts of leaves or hairs.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: France: Golfe du Lion (Index Nominum Algarum).

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Key references
Eskinazi-Leça, E., Gonçalves da Silva Cunha, M. da G., Santiago, M.F., Palmeira Borges, G.C., Cabral de Lima, J.M., Da Silva, M.H., De Paula Lima, J. & Menezes, M. (2010). Bacillariophyceae. In: Catálogo de plantas e fungos do Brasil. Vol. 1. (Forzza, R.C. Eds), pp. 262-309. Rio de Janeiro: Andrea Jakobsson Estúdio; Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

Godrijan, J., Maric, D., Imesek, M., Janekovic, I., Schweikert, M. & Pfannkuchen, M. (2012). Diversity, occurrence, and habitats of the diatom genus Bacteriastrum (Bacillariophyta) in the northern Adriatic Sea, with the description of B. jadranum sp. nov.. Botanica Marina 55(4): 415-426.

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.

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