Afrocymbella K.Krammer, 2003: 129, 167
Holotype species: Afrocymbella reichardtii K.Krammer
Original publication and holotype designation:Krammer, K. (2003). Cymbopleura, Delicata, Navicymbula, Gomphocymbellopsis, Afrocymbella. In: Diatoms of Europe, Diatoms of the European Inland waters and comparable habitats. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds) Vol.4, pp. 1-529. Rugell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G..
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 10 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present, of which 8 have been flagged as currently accepted taxonomically.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is currently accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
Afrocymbella aschersonii (Otto Müller) K.Krammer C
Afrocymbella beccarii (Grunow) K.Krammer C
Afrocymbella gracilis (Hustedt) Krammer P
Afrocymbella kociolekii K.Krammer C
Afrocymbella muelleri (Kociolek & Stoermer) K.Krammer C
Afrocymbella muelleri var. acuminata K.Krammer C
Afrocymbella pergracilis K.Krammer C
Afrocymbella reichardtii var. procera K.Krammer C
Afrocymbella reichardtii K.Krammer C - type
Afrocymbella tanganyikae (Kociolek & Stoermer) K.Krammer C
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=50679
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:94372