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Olifantiella mascarenica C. Riaux-Gobin & P. Compère 2009, p. 180; pl. 1, fig. 1-5, 6-22
Published inRiaux-Gobin, C. and Compère, P. 2009 [ref. 013230]. Olifantiella mascarenica gen. & sp. nov., a new genus of pennate diatom from Reunion Island, exhibiting a remarkable internal process. Phycological Research 57(3):178-185.
TypeHolotype: in Coll. C. Riaux-Gobin, LOB CNRS/UPMC Paris6, Banyuls/mer, France. (Illustrated on pl. 2, fig. 8) INA card not found. Click here to check this name in the INA website.
Type Locality44 Ferme Corail, north of St. Leu, Réunion IslandLanguage of descriptionL, E
CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
Collection data6/14/2007