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Gyrosigma obscurum (W.Smith) J.W.Griffith & Henfrey, 1856

156569  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156569)

uncertain (unassessed)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Pleurosigma obscurum W.Smith, 1852) Sterrenburg, F.A.S. (1993). Studies on the genera Gyrosigma and Pleurosigma (Bacillariophyceae). The identity of Pleurosigma obscurum W. Smith. Diatom Research, 8(2): 447-456
page(s): v. 8(2): p. 453; fig. 1-4, 6-7, 14-15 [details]   
Distribution geographic region not obtained; recorded as being found in the Bay of Fundy  
Distribution geographic region not obtained; recorded as being found in the Bay of Fundy [details]
Kociolek, J.P.; Blanco, S.; Coste, M.; Ector, L.; Liu, Y.; Karthick, B.; Kulikovskiy, M.; Lundholm, N.; Ludwig, T.; Potapova, M.; Rimet, F.; Sabbe, K.; Sala, S.; Sar, E.; Taylor, J.; Van de Vijver, B.; Wetzel, C.E.; Williams, D.M.; Witkowski, A.; Witkowski, J. (2021). DiatomBase. Gyrosigma obscurum (W.Smith) J.W.Griffith & Henfrey, 1856. Accessed at: http://diatombase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156569 on 2021-10-24
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original description  (of Pleurosigma obscurum W.Smith, 1852) Sterrenburg, F.A.S. (1993). Studies on the genera Gyrosigma and Pleurosigma (Bacillariophyceae). The identity of Pleurosigma obscurum W. Smith. Diatom Research, 8(2): 447-456
page(s): v. 8(2): p. 453; fig. 1-4, 6-7, 14-15 [details]   

basis of record Linkletter, L. E. (1977). A checklist of marine fauna and flora of the Bay of Fundy. <em>Huntsman Marine Laboratory, St. Andrews, N.B.</em> 68: p. [details]   

additional source Stoermer, E.F., R.G. Kreis, Jr. and N.A. Andersen. 1999. Checklist of diatoms from the Laurentian Great Lakes, II. Journal of Great Lakes Research 25(3): 515-566. [details]   

additional source Fourtanier, E. & Kociolek, J. P. (compilers). (2011). Catalogue of Diatom Names. California Academy of Sciences, On-line Version. Updated 2011-09-19., available online at http://researcharchive.calacademy.org/research/diatoms/names/index.asp [details]   

additional source Krayesky, D. M.; Meave, D. C.; Zamudio, E.; Norris, E.; Fredericq, S.; Tunnell, J. (2009). Diatoms (Bacillariophyta) of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Gulf of Mexico origin, waters, and biota.</em> 1: 155-186. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

new combination reference Griffith, J.W. & Henfrey, A. (1856). Diatomaceae. In: The Micrographic Dictionary [1st edition]. John Van Boorst, Paternoster Row, London.
page(s): p. 302; pl. 11, fig. 27 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Diet phytosynthetic [details]

Distribution geographic region not obtained; recorded as being found in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Habitat pelagic or attached to various marine life [details]

Importance most abundant phylum of algae [details]

Morphology yellow brown in color, not green [details]

Predators marine microorganisms and animal larvae [details]

Reproduction general for group: both sexual and asexual [details]
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