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Stellarima  Hasle and Sims
Taxonomic Serial No.: 610080

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Chromista  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
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  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
                ClassBacillariophyceae Haeckel – diatoms, diatomées  
                   SubclassCoscinodiscophycidae Round and Crawford  
                      OrderCoscinodiscales Round and Crawford  
                         FamilyHeliopeltaceae H.L. Smith  
                            GenusStellarima Hasle and Sims  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Stellarima microtrias (Ehrenberg) Hasle and Sims  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hasle, Grethe R., and Erik E. Syvertsen / Tomas, Carmelo R., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Chapter 2: Marine Diatoms   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton   
  Page(s): 5-385   
  Publisher: Academic Press   
  Publication Place: San Diego, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-12-693018-X   
  Notes: Although published as part of an earlier work ("Identifying Marine Diatoms and Dinoflagellates," 1996), the 1997 compilation was used here. The editor's forword notes that "All nomenclatural novelties were validated in the original publications"   
  Reference for: Stellarima   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hasle, Grethe R., and Patricia A. Sims  
  Publication Date: 1986   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Diatom Genera Stellarima and Symbolophora with Comments on the Genus Actinoptychus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: British Phycological Journal   
  Page(s): 97-114   
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  Reference for: Stellarima   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Round, F. E., R. M. Crawford, and D. G. Mann  
  Publication Date: 1990   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Diatoms: Biology and Morphology of the Genera   
  Page(s): 747   
  Publisher: Cambridge University Press   
  Publication Place: Cambridge, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-521-36318-7   
  Reference for: Stellarima   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: Hasle and Syvertsen (1997) place this genus in the Stellarmiaceae. Addition of this family to ITIS will require a substantial reorganization of the diatom hierarchy. For the moment, ITIS will retain this genus in the family suggested by Hasle and Sims (1986), Heliopeltaceae  



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