Haslea gigantea (Hustedt) Simonsen 1974
Haslea gigantea (Hustedt) Simonsen 1974: 47, pl. 31: fig. 1
Published in: Simonsen, R. (1974). The diatom plankton of the Indian Ocean Expedition of R/V Meteor 1964-5. "Meteor" Forschungsergebnisse, Reihe D: Biologie 19: 1-107.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Navicula gigantea Hustedt
Type locality: plankton of South China Sea (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: coll. Hustedt nr. N.1079: pelagic marine form. (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), huge.
Navicula gigantea Hustedt 1961
This is a marine species.
Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.
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Wendy 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 01 March 2021.