Bacteriastrum furcatum var. hispidum (Castracane) Simonsen 1974
Bacteriastrum furcatum var. hispidum (Castracane) Simonsen 1974: 32 (as 'hispida' )
Published in: Simonsen, R. (1974). The diatom plankton of the Indian Ocean Expedition of R/V Meteor 1964-5. "Meteor" Forschungsergebnisse, Reihe D: Biologie 19: 1-107.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Bacteriastrum comosum var. hispidum (Castracane) J.Ikari
Fragilaria vulgaris Ehrenberg
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), forked, furcate (Stearn 1992).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Ikari, J, (1927). On Bacteriastrum of Japan. The Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 41: 421-431.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 November 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry 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 January 2021.