162,379 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,760 images, 63,987 bibliographic items, 474,946 distributional records.

Chaetoceros peruvianus Brightwell 1856

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Mediophyceae
Subclass Chaetocerotophycidae
Order Chaetocerotales
Family Chaetocerotaceae
Genus Chaetoceros

Pictures

click on thumbnail for larger version.

Chaetoceros peruvianus Brightwell
Showing the upper (anterior) pair of setae emanating from the centre of the valve.. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetoceros peruvianus Brightwell
Showing the upper (anterior) pair of setae emanating from the centre of the valve.. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Chaetoceros peruvianus Brightwell
© Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

 

Botryocladia pseudodichotoma (Farlow) Kylin

Chaetoceros peruvianus Brightwell Showing the upper (anterior) pair of setae emanating from the centre of the valve.
© Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Chaetoceros peruvianus Brightwell 1856: 107, pl. VII [7]: figs 16-18 (as 'peruvianum' )

Published in: Brightwell, T. (1856). On the filamentous long-horned Diatomaceae, with a description of two new species. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, London 4: 105-109, pl. VII.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetoceros is Chaetoceros tetrachaeta Ehrenberg.

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

Type information
Type locality: In guano from Callao, Peru (Brightwell 1856: 107).

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Chaetoceros Section Chaetoceros

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Chaetoceros peruvianus var. currens Peragallo 1897
Chaetoceros peruvioatlanticus Karsten 1907
Chaetoceros convexicornis Mangin 1919
Chaetoceros chilensis Krasske 1941

Nomenclatural notes
Shevchenko et al. (2006: 240) cite Chaetoceros peruvianus Brightwell. - (8 Jan 2007) - Wendy Guiry

Usage notes
Harmful species (Lassus et al. 2017).

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Caraus, I. (2002). The algae of Romania. Studii si Cercetari, Universitatea Bacau, Biologie 7: 1-694.

De Luca, D., Sarno, D., Piredda, R., & Kooistra, W. H. (2019). A multigene phylogeny to infer the evolutionary history of Chaetocerotaceae (Bacillariophyta). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 140(106575): [1-12], 3 figs, 1 table.

Gómez, F. & Souissi, S. (2007). Unusual diatoms linked to climatic events in the northeastern English Channel. Journal of Sea Research 58: 283-290.

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.

Hallegraeff, G.M., Anderson, D.M. & Cembella, A.D., Eds (2003). Manual on harmful marine microalgae. Paris: UNESCO.

Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Jameson, I. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (2010). Planktonic 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. 16-82. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS; CSIRO Publishing.

Kooistra, W.H.C.F., Sarno, D., Hernández-Becerril, D.U., Assmy, P., Di Prisco, C. & Montresor, M. (2010). Comparative molecular and morphological phylogenetic analyses of taxa in the Chaetocerotaceae (Bacillariophyta). Phycologia 49(5): 471-500.

Lang, I. & Kaczmarska, I. (2012). Morphological and molecular identity of diatoms cells retrieved from ship ballast tanks destined for Vancouver, Canada. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 141: 515-534, 15 figs.

Lassus, P., Chomérat, N., Hess, P. & Nézan, E. (2017 '2016'). Toxic and harmful microalgae of the World Ocean. Micro-algues toxiques et nuisibles de l'Océan Mondial. IOC Manuals and guides, 68 (Bilingual English/French). pp. 1-523, 54 pls. Denmark: International Society for the Study of Harmful Algae/ Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO.

Lee, J.H. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 5. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales: Biddulphiineae: Centrales. pp. [1-6], 1-94, figs 1-66. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Lee, S.D., Park, J.S., Yun, S.M. & Lee, J.H. (2014). Critical criteria for identification of the genus Chaetoceros (Bacillariophyta) based on setae ultrastructure. I. Subgenus Chaetoceros. Phycologia 53(2): 174-187.

Pickett-Heaps, J.D., Carpenter, J. & Koutoulis, A. (1994). Valve and seta (spine) morphogenesis in the centric diatom Chaeteceros peruvianus Brightwell. Protoplasma 181: 269-282.

Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

Shevchenko, O.G., Orlova, T.Y. & Hernandez-Becerril, D.U. (2006). The genus Chaetoceros (Bacillariophyta) from Peter the Great Bay, Sea of Japan. Botanica Marina 49: 236-258.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 September 2019 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 5764 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=37451

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 26 July 2021.

SITE © 1996 - 2021 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio