Navicula lyra var. forcipata ( ) O'Meara
Navicula lyra var. forcipata (Greville) O'Meara 1875: 392
Original publication: O'Meara, E. (1875). Report on the Irish Diatomaceae. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, Series 2 2: 235-425, pls 26-34.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Navicula is Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory de Saint-Vincent.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Fallacia forcipata (Greville) Stickle & Mann
Navicula forcipata Greville
Type locality: Cresswell (Hendey 1964: 211). Lectotype: BM 1522 (Greville collection) (Sabbe, Vyverman & Muylaert 1999: 9 (table 1)). Notes: Creswell, Northumberland, UK (Sabbe et al. 1999).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Navicula&species=lyra
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Navicula&Species=lyra
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 May 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.