Oricymba Jüttner, Krammer, E.J.Cox, Van de Vijver & Tuji, 2010: 408
Holotype species: Oricymba japonica (Reichelt) Jüttner, E.J.Cox, Krammer & Tuji
Original publication and holotype designation:Jüttner, I., Krammer, K., Van de Vijver, B., Tuji, A., Simkhada, B., Gurung, S., Sharma, S., Sharma, C. & Cox, E.J. (2010). Oricymba (Cymbellales, Bacillariophyceae), a new cymbelloid genus and three new species from the Nepalese Himalaya. Phycologia 49(5): 407-423.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
In often nutrient-poor, freshwater habitats of the Indian subcontinent, southeast Asia, Korea and Japan (Jüttner et al. 2010). - (28 Sep 2010) - Wendy Guiry
NCBI Nucleotide Sequences
Numbers of names and species: There are 4 species (and infraspecific) names in the database at present, of which 4 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):
Oricymba japonica (Reichelt) Jüttner, E.J.Cox, Krammer & Tuji C - type
Oricymba latirotundata Jütner & Van de Vijver C
Oricymba subaequalis Jütner, Krammer, Cox, Van de Vijver & Tuji C
Oricymba subovalis Jütner, Krammer & Cox C
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/genus/detail/?genus_id=51071
Cite this record as:
Michael Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:97456