Thalassiosira anguste-lineata   (A. Schmidt) G. Fryxell & Hasle,  1977 ()
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ochrophyta
Class: Bacillariophyceae
Order:Thalassiosirales
Family:Thalassiosiraceae

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Description
Color: Yellow brown in color, not green.

It is a phytosynthetic species.

Reproduction is both sexual and asexual.


Synonym (s)
Coscinodiscus anguste-lineatus A. Schmidt, 1878
(Basionym)
Thalassiosira polychorda (Gran) E. Jorgensen, 1900
(Heterotypic synonym)
Coscinodiscus polychordus Gran, 1897
(Heterotypic synonym)
Coscinosira polychorda (Gran) Gran, 1900
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Pelagic
Predator:  Marine microorganisms and animal larvae.

Biogeography


• Bay of Bengal INDIA (Record: 06/07/2001-02/08/2001)

Literature Source(s)
  • Paul, JT; Ramaiah, N; Gauns, M and Fernandes, V (2007) Preponderance of a few diatom species among the highly diverse microphytoplankton assemblages in the Bay of Bengal. Marine Biology springerlink 152(1) 63-75 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/637/4/Mar_Biol_152_63.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

Page last updated on:2012-03-14

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