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Thalassiosira antarctica v. antarctica syn Thalassiosira antarctica v. borealis, Thalassiosira fallax

Fryxell et al determined the difference between T.antarctica v. antarctica and T. antarctica v. borealis by the bands on the valves of each species. T. antarctica is found in the southern hemisphere and and T. antarctica v. borealis is from the northern hemisphere. For more details go to Tomas under Taxonomic References.