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Thalassiosira punctifera (Grunow) Fryxell, Simonsen & Hasle 1974

Publication details
Thalassiosira punctifera (Grunow) Fryxell, Simonsen & Hasle in Simonsen 1974: 10

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Thalassiosira is Thalassiosira nordenskioeldii Cleve.

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

Basionym
Coscinodiscus excentricus var. punctifera Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Indian Ocean (Park & al. 2016: 417). Notes: Südsee [cf. Simonsen 1974 for discussion of type] (INA).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Coscinodiscus excentricus var. punctifera Grunow 1884

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Park, J.S., Jung, S.W., Lee, S.D., Yun, S.M. & Lee, J.H. (2016). Species diversity of the genus Thalassiosira (Thalassiosirales, Bacillariophyta) in South Korea and its biogeographical distribution in the world. Phycologia 55(4): 403-423, 46 figs.

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