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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma prolongatum (W.Smith) J.W.Griffith & Henfrey, 1856 
AphiaID: 156571

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterokonta (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOchrophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKhakista (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBacillariophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBacillariophycidae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBacillariophycanae (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNaviculales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurosigmataceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma prolongatum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma Hassall, 1845
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurosigma prolongatum W.Smith, 1852
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurosigma fasciola var. prolongatum (W.Smith) Van Heurck, 1896
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurosigma prolongatum W.Smith, 1852 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Hartley, B. (1986). A check-list of the freshwater, brackish and marine diatoms of the British Isles and adjoining coastal waters. J. Mar. Biol. Ass. U.K. 66: 531-610. [details]

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 Variety Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma prolongatum var. prolongatum

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma prolongatum var. closterioides (Grunow) Cleve, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcuatasigma closterioides (Grunow) G.Reid, 2012
Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Catalogue of Diatom Names (CAS) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:84846 [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet phytosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution geographic region not obtained; recorded as being found in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat pelagic or attached to various marine life [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance most abundant phylum of algae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology yellow brown in color, not green [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators marine microorganisms and animal larvae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction general for group: both sexual and asexual [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156571
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Date   action   by
2005-05-19 11:58:45Z  created  Claus, Simon
2010-03-29 10:32:01Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Gyrosigma prolongatum. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2015). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156571 on 2016-08-30
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