Chaetoceros tetrachaeta Ehrenberg
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Chaetoceros.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Chaetoceros tetrachaeta Ehrenberg)
Europe: Black Sea (BSPC Editorial Board 2014).
Source of synonymy
Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.
Hallegraeff, G.M., Anderson, D.M. & Cembella, A.D., Eds (2003). Manual on harmful marine microalgae. Paris: UNESCO.
Created: 27 April 2003 by Mairead Murphy
Verified by: 11 August 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2017.