Phaeodactylum tricornutum Bohlin 1898

Phaeodactylum tricornutum Bohlin

Current name: Phaeodactylum tricornutum Bohlin
Cultured plants from the University of Konstanz. Scale bar is 10 µm - 07 April 2011. Ansgar Gruber (

Publication Details
Phaeodactylum tricornutum Bohlin 1898: 520, fig. 9

Published in: Bohlin, K. (1898). Zur Morphologie und Biologie einzelliger Algen. Översigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 54(9): 507-529, 10 figures.

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Publication date: 1898

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Phaeodactylum.

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

Type Information
Type locality: Sweden; (Index Nominum Algarum)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 13 March 2023

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 13 March 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 26 May 2024

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