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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma distortum (W.Smith) Griffith & Henfrey, 1856 
AphiaID: 609952

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 distortum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma Hassall, 1845
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurosigma distortum W.Smith, 1852
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPleurosigma distortum W.Smith, 1852 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScalptrum distortum (W.Smith) Kuntze, 1891 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Algaebase, available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]

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 Variety Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma distortum var. diaphanum (Cleve) R.Ross, 1986
Variety Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma distortum var. distortum
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma distortum var. undulatum McCall, 1933

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma distortum var. parkeri (M.B.Harrison) Cleve, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGyrosigma wormleyi (Sullivant) Boyer, 1922
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBay of Fundy [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlankenberge [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 21 [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 (6 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:97183 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:609952
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2012-09-03 10:56:51Z  created  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Gyrosigma distortum (W.Smith) Griffith & Henfrey, 1856. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2016). 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=609952 on 2016-06-29
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