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Dictyocha elliptica Ehrenberg 1840

Publication details
Dictyocha elliptica Ehrenberg 1840: 208

Published in: Ehrenberg, [C.G.] (1840). [Characteristik von 274 neuen Arten von Infusorien]. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königlich-Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1840: 197-219.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Dictyocha is Dictyocha fibula Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bachmannocena elliptica (Ehrenberg) Bukry

Fossil
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), elliptic, elliptical (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Greece: Zante

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
Bukry, D. (1987). Eocene siliceous and calcareous Phytoplankton, Deep Sea Drilling Project Leg 95. Init. Repts. DSDP 95: 395-415, 1 fig., 4 tables, 7 pl.

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Verified by: 21 June 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 October 2020.

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