Navicula flexuosa (Cleve) Peragallo
Navicula flexuosa (Cleve) Peragallo 1903: 555
Original publication: Peragallo, M. (1903). Le Catalogue Général des Diatomées [issued in fascicles at various dates]. Vol. 2 pp. 472-973. Clermont-Ferrand.
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 Pinnularia flexuosa Cleve
Pinnularia flexuosa Cleve
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zigzag, bent alternately in opposite directions (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Krammer, K. (2000). Diatoms of Europe. Diatoms of the European Inland Waters and Comparable Habitats. Volume 1. The genus Pinnularia. pp. 703, 217 Plates.: H. Lange-Bertalot (Ed.). ARG Gantner Verlag K.G.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Navicula&species=flexuosa
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=flexuosa
Created: 09 January 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 16 May 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.