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Trigonium formosum var. pentagonale (A.W.F.Schmidt) Desikachary & Prema 1987

Publication details
Trigonium formosum var. pentagonale (A.W.F.Schmidt) Desikachary & Prema in Desikachary & Prema 1987: 9

Published in: Desikachary, T.V. & Prema, P. (1987). Diatoms from the Bay of Bengal. In: Atlas of Diatoms. Fasc. III. (Desikachary, T.V. Eds), pp. 1-10, pls. 222-331. Madras: Madras Science Foundation.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Trigonium is Trigonium arcticum (Brightwell) Cleve.

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

Basionym
Triceratium formosum var. pentagonalis A.W.F.Schmidt

Type information
Type locality: Samoa (Gründl.) (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Triceratium formosum var. pentagonalis A.W.F.Schmidt 1882

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Al-Handal, A.Y., Compère, P. & Riaux-Gobin, C. (2016). Marine benthic diatoms in the coral reefs of Reunion and Rodrigues Islands, West Indian Ocean. Micronesica 2016(3): 1-77, 14 pls.

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