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Epithemia turgida  (Ehrenb.) Kütz.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 5020

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Chromista  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Cystopleura turgida (Ehrenb.) Kuntze
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
                ClassBacillariophyceae Haeckel – diatoms, diatomées  
                   SubclassBacillariophycidae Mann  
                      OrderRhopalodiales Mann  
                         FamilyRhopalodiaceae (Karsten) Topachevs'kyj and Oksiyuk, 1960  
                            GenusEpithemia Kützing  
                               SpeciesEpithemia turgida (Ehrenb.) Kütz.  
    Direct Children:  
                                  VarietyEpithemia turgida var. granulata (Ehrenb.) Brun  
                                  VarietyEpithemia turgida var. plicata Meist.  
                                  VarietyEpithemia turgida var. turgida (Ehrenb.) Kütz.  
                                  VarietyEpithemia turgida var. westermannii (Ehrenb.) Grunow  
                                  VarietyEpithemia turgida var. zebrina (Ehrenb.) Rabenh.  

  Expert: J. Patrick Kociolek   
  Notes: Executive Director, California Academy of Sciences   
  Reference for: Epithemia turgida    
  Expert: Russell G. Kreis, Jr.   
  Notes: USEPA, National Health and Environmental Effects Research Laboratory, Mid-Continent Ecology Division, Duluth, 9311 Groh Road, Grosse Ile, Michigan 48138   
  Reference for: Epithemia turgida    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Epithemia turgida   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Stoermer, E. F., R. G. Kreis, Jr., and N. A. Andresen   
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Diatoms from the Laurentian Great Lakes, II   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Great Lakes Research, vol. 25, no. 3   
  Page(s): 515-566   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Epithemia turgida   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  






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