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Asterolampra decora Greville 1862

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Coscinodiscophycidae
Order Asterolamprales
Family Asterolampraceae
Genus Asterolampra


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Asterolampra decora Greville
Drawing from R.K. Greville (1862) Plate 7: fig. 6. 27 Nov 2011. © (1862) R.K.Greville.

Asterolampra decora Greville
400x __Diam. 80 µm. 27 Nov 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Asterolampra decora Greville
400x __Diam. 80 µm. 27 Nov 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).


Asterolampra decora Greville 400x __Diam. 80 µm
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Asterolampra decora Greville 1862: 45, pl.7: figs. 4-6

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1862). On the Asterolamprae of the Barbadoes deposit. Transactions of the Microscopical Society, New Series, London 10(2): 41-55, pls VII, VIII.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Asterolampra is Asterolampra marylandica Ehrenberg.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Asteromphalus decorus (Greville) Bukry & J.H.Foster 1973

Taxonomic notes
Not the same species as Asterolampra decorata Greville 1862 (same paper) - (22 Nov 2011) - Robert Lavigne

General environment
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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 22 November 2011 by Robert Lavigne

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Robert Lavigne 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.

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