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Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer 1900

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Mediophyceae
Subclass Biddulphiophycidae
Order Biddulphiales
Family Biddulphiaceae
Genus Biddulphia

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Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer
Estepona, Malaga province, Spain; Imaged with a 63x objective, DIC. Diatom 115 µm in length. 25 Jan 2019. Forbes Pettigrew. © Forbes Pettigrew.

Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer
Estepona, Malaga province, Spain; Imaged with a 63x objective, DIC. Diatom 115 µm in length. 25 Jan 2019. Forbes Pettigrew. © Forbes Pettigrew.

Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer
400x __Dim. 54 x 68 µm. 20 May 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer
400x __Dim. 54 x 68 µm. 20 May 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler . Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler . Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer
From Littler, D.S., M.M. Littler. Diane Littler. © Diane Littler (littlerd@si.edu).

 

Gyrosigma attenuatum var. scalprum (Gaillon) Cleve

Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer Estepona, Malaga province, Spain; Imaged with a 63x objective, DIC. Diatom 115 µm in length
© Forbes Pettigrew

Publication details
Biddulphia biddulphiana (J.E.Smith) Boyer 1900: 694

Published in: Boyer, C.S. (1900). The biddulphoid forms of North American Diatomaceae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 1900: 685-748.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Biddulphia is Biddulphia pulchella S.F.Gray.

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

Basionym
Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith

Type information
Type locality: Southampton (Index Nominum Algarum: Type). Miss Susanna Biddulph: entangled in other seaweeds. (Index Nominum Algarum

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Conferva biddulphiana J.E.Smith 1807

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Biddulphia pulchella S.F.Gray 1821

Nomenclatural notes
date: 1901 (INA). - (4 Nov 2016) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300, no figs.

Huisman, J.M., Abbott, I.A., Smith, C.M. (2007). Hawaiian reef plants. pp. [1]-264, numerous colour photographs. Honolulu: A publication of the University of Hawai'i Sea Grant College Program.

Saunders, K., Lane, C., Cook, S., McMinn, A. & Hallaegraeff, G.M. (2010). Benthic diatoms. In: Algae of Australia. Phytoplankton of temperate waters . (Hallegraeff, G.M., Bolch, C.J.S., Hill, D.R.A., Jameson, I, LeRoi, J.-M., McMinn, A., Murray, S., de Salas, M.F. & Saunders, K. Eds), pp. 83-144. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS; CSIRO Publishing.

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 November 2016 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Hoban, M.A. (1983). Biddulphioid diatoms. II. The morphology and systematics of the Pseudocellate species, Biddulphia biddulphiana (Smith) Boyer, B. alternans (Bailey) Van Heurck, and Trigonium arcticum (Brighywell) Cleve. Botanica Marina 26: 271-284.

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