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Synedra fulgens (Greville) W.Smith 1853

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Fragilariophycidae
Order Fragilariales
Family Fragilariaceae
Genus Synedra

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Synedra fulgens (Greville) W.Smith
Zeiss Plan 40x/0.65, DIC, 305µm length, Marine sample, Alboran Sea.. 07 Nov 2020. Forbes Pettigrew. © Forbes Pettigrew.

 

Reimeria sinuata f. ovata (Hustedt) B.Hartley

Synedra fulgens (Greville) W.Smith Zeiss Plan 40x/0.65, DIC, 305µm length, Marine sample, Alboran Sea.
© Forbes Pettigrew

Publication details
Synedra fulgens (Greville) W.Smith 1853: 74, pl. 12: fig. 103

Published in: Smith, W. (1853). A synopsis of the British Diatomaceae; with remarks on their structure, function and distribution; and instructions for collecting and preserving specimens. The plates by Tuffen West. In two volumes. Vol. 1. pp. [i]-xxxiii, 1-89, pls I-XXXI. London: John van Voorst, Paternoster Row.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Synedra is Synedra balthica Ehrenberg.

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

Basionym
Exilaria fulgens Greville

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), shining, bright-coloured (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Exilaria fulgens Greville 1827
Diatoma fulgens (Greville) Greville 1833
Licmophora fulgens (Greville) Kützing 1844
Ardissonea fulgens (Greville) Grunow 1880

Habitat notes
Also living in marine water, often found in estuaries - (26 Mar 2011) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Cheng Zhaodi & Gao Yahui [Cheng, Z.D. & Gao, Y.H.] (2012). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [i-viii], i-xxvi, 1-137 plus 35 pls. Beijing: Science 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.

Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.

Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. [Ed.] (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Vol. 3 (1). pp. [1]-398, 117 pls. Kiev: Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo Geologicheskoi Literatury. [in Russian]

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.

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