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Thalassiosira gravida Cleve 1896

Publication details
Thalassiosira gravida Cleve 1896: 12, pl. 2: figs 14-16

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1896). Diatoms from Baffin Bay and Davis Strait. Bihang till Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar 22 (Afd. III)(4): 1-22, 2 pls..

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.

Type information
Type locality: Canada: Baffin Bay: Davis Strait (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: Cleve's (1896) fig. 14: Baffin Bay; slide no. 64 Tempere and Peragallo Collection , deposited in Herb. at Div. Ficología, Fac. Ciencias Naurales y Museo, Univ. Nacional de la Plata (epitype) (Sar et al. 2011: 118, fig. 4).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Thalassiosira rotula Meunier 1910
Coscinodiscus rotulus (A.F.Meunier) A.Cleve 1951
Thalassiosira tcherniai Manguin 1957
Coscinodiscus pelagicus N.Woodhead & R.D.Tweed 1960

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Balzano, S., Percopo, I., Siano, R., Gourvil, P., Chanoine, M., Marie, D., Vaulot, D. & Sarno, D. (2017). Morphological and genetic diversity of Beaufort sea diatoms with high contributions from the Chaetoceros neogracilis species complex. Journal of Phycology 53(1): 161-187.

Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.

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

Harris, A.S.D., Medlin, L.K., Lewis, J. & Jones, K.J. (1995). Thalassiosira species (Bacillariophyceae) from a Scottish sea-loch. European Journal of Phycology 30(2): 117-131, 36 figs, 2 tables.

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.

Lebour, M.V. (1930). The planktonic diatoms of northern seas. pp. [i]-ix, 1-244, pls I-IV. London: Printed for the Ray Society sold by Dulau & Co., Ltd. 32, Old Bond Street, London, W. 1.

Lee, J.H. (2012). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 6. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales: Thalassiosiraceae, Rhizosoleniaceae. Marine diatoms II. pp. [1-6], 1-110, figs 1-70. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Li, Y., Zhao, Q. & Lü, S. (2013). The genus Thalassiosira off the Guangdong coast, South China Sea. Botanica Marina 56(1): 83-110.

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.

Plinski, M. & Witkowski, A. (2020). Diatoms from the Gulf of Gdansk and surrounding waters (the southern Baltic Sea). pp. [1]-442, incl. 31 SEM pls, 16 photo pls. Gdansk: Gdansk University Press.

Sar, E.A., Sunesen, I., Lavigne, A.S. & Lofeudo, S. (2011). Thalassiosira rotula, a heterotypic synonym of Thalassiosira gravida: morphological evidence. Diatom Research 26(1): 109-119.

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.

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.

Villac, M.C., Kaczmarska, I. & Ehrman, J.M. (2016). Diatoms from ship ballast sediments (with consideration of a few additional species of special interest). Diatom Monographs 18: [1]-557, 235 pls.

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References
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Lyczkowski, E.R. & Karp-Boss, L. (2014). Allelopathic effects of Alexandrium fundyense (Dinophyceae) on Thalassiosira cf. gravida (Bacillariophyceae): a matter of size. Journal of Phycology 50(2): 376-387.
Sar, E.A., Sunesen, I., Lavigne, A.S. & Lofeudo, S. (2011). Thalassiosira rotula, a heterotypic synonym of Thalassiosira gravida: morphological evidence. Diatom Research 26(1): 109-119.

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