Craticula elkab (O.Müller ex O.Müller) -Bertalot, Kusber & Cocquyt
Craticula elkab (O.Müller ex O.Müller) Lange-Bertalot, Kusber & Cocquyt in Kusber & Cocquyt 2007: 119 (as 'El Kab' )
Published in: Kusber, W.-H. & Cocquyt, C. (2007). Craticula elkab (O. Müller ex O. Müller) Lange-Bertalot, Kusber & Conquyt, comb. nov. - Typification and observations based on African sediment core material. Diatom Research 22(1): 117-126, 37 fig., 1 table, 37 figs, 1 table.
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Navicula elkab O.Müller ex O.Müller
Epitype locality: Ounianga (Chad, Africa), sediment core OUNIK04-1P, 584-585 cm core depth interval (Kusber & Cocquyt 2007: 119). Lectotype (Pl. 12: fig. 21 in Hedwigia 38, 1899): slide B. 400 040 256 in B (illustrated in as fig. 6) (epitype) (Kusber & Cocquyt 2007: 119, fig. 2 (lectotype)). Notes: [First described in 1899 from El Kalb (formerly Upper Egypt, now Sudan)]. Isoepitype: slide BR 4098
Navicula elkab O.Müller ex O.Müller 1910
Invalidly introduced by Lange-Bertalot (2001: 112), where an invalid name is cited (Otto Müller did not validate the name as he did not provide a description for the nominal element; see Kusber & Cocqyt 2007: 118). - (8 Jul 2013) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Living in electrolyte rich, sodium carbonate and chloride rich waters - (4 Jun 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Beauger, A., Wetzel, C.E., Voldoire, O., Garreau, A. & Ector, L. (2017). Morphology and ecology of Craticula lecohui sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae) from hydrothermal springs (Puy-de-Dôme, Massif Central, France and comparison with similar Craticula species. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 146: 7-22, 30 figs.
Lange-Bertalot, H. (2001). Navicula sensu stricto. 10 Genera separated from Navicula sensu lato. Frustulia. Diatoms of Europe: diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Vol. 2 pp. 1-526, 140 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.
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Kusber, W.-H. & Cocquyt, C. (2007). Craticula elkab (O. Müller ex O. Müller) Lange-Bertalot, Kusber & Conquyt, comb. nov. - Typification and observations based on African sediment core material. Diatom Research 22(1): 117-126, 37 fig., 1 table, 37 figs, 1 table.
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