Cyclotella pliostelligera Tanaka & Nagumo
Cyclotella pliostelligera Tanaka & Nagumo 2002: 354, figs 2-22
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Discostella pliostelligera (Tanaka & Nagumo) Houk & Klee
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Japan: Akita Pref.: Lake Tazawa (Upper Miocene) (Silva 1996-to date). H. Tanaka: 5.viii.1994; freshwater deposit. TNS MPC-1638, figs 4, 5 (Silva 1996-to date
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Houk, V. & Klee, R. (2004). The stelligeroid taxa of the genus Cyclotella (Kützing) Brébisson (Bacillariophyceae) and their transfer into the new genus Discostella gen. nov. Diatom Research 19(2): 203-228.
Created: 30 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 June 2018 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 August 2019.