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Triceratium junctum A.W.F.Schmidt 1886

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Order Triceratiales
Family Triceratiaceae
Genus Triceratium


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Triceratium junctum A.W.F.Schmidt
Drawing from Atlas der Diatomaceenkunde (A. Schmidt) Plate 98: Fig. 19. 28 Aug 2011. © Atlas der Diatomaceenkunde (A. Schmidt).

Triceratium junctum A.W.F.Schmidt
1000x __Dim. 73 µm. 03 Apr 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).


Chnoospora pacifica J.Agardh

Biddulphia juncta (A.W.F.Schmidt) A.Mann 1000x __Dim. 73 µm
© Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Triceratium junctum A.W.F.Schmidt 1886: pl. 98: figs 1-3

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1886). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde Series III: Heft 25[/26]: pls. 97-104. . Aschersleben: Commissions-Verlag von Ludwig Siever's Buchhandlung.
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Publication date: 1 July 1886 [pl. 104 1 Aug]

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Triceratium is Triceratium favus Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Biddulphia juncta (A.W.F.Schmidt) A.Mann

Type information
Type locality: "[Figs] 1, 3. Ngucy, Ostküste v. Madagascar, 2 Seychelles I (Weissfl)" (Schmidt 1886: pl. 98 (figure legend)).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Triceratium junctum A.W.F.Schmidt)
Asia: China (Liu 2008), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Source of current name
De Toni, G.B. (1894). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. II. Bacillariaeae. Sect. III. - Cryptorhaphideae. pp. [i-vi], 819-1556. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.

Key references
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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