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Navicula australoshetlandica Van de Vijver

Publication details
Navicula australoshetlandica Van de Vijver in Van de Vijver et al. 2011: 287, figs 2-15

Published in: Van de Vijver, B., Zidarova, R., Sterken, M., Verleyen, E., de Haan, M., Vyverman, W., Hinz, F. & Sabbe, K. (2011). Revision of the genus Navicula s.s. (Bacillariophyceae) in inland waters of the Sub-Antarctic and Antarctic with the description of five new species. Phycologia 50(3): 281-297.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Navicula is Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
In small melt-water streams, brooks and puddles surrounded by mosses as well as in wet soil and on mosses around melt-water basins; in sediment core from a shallow lake; associated diatom community: Nitzschia homburgiensis, N. cf. perminuta, N. debilis, various Luticola taxa, Amphora cf. veneta and various Pinnularia taxa (Van de vijver et al. 2011) - (3 Jun 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: King George Island, South Shetland Islands, (near the Bellingshausen Station) (Van de Vijver et al. 2011: 287). Holotype: L. Beyens; 19 January 1998; small, shallow mud pool surrounded by mosses, witha a pH of 8.8. BR 4172 (from sample W625) (Van de Vijver et al. 2011: 287). Notes: Isotype: PLP-158 (UA); BRM-ZU7/56.

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Key references
Zindarova, R., Kopalová, K. & Van der Vijver, B. (2016). Diatoms from the Antarctic region: maritime Antarctica. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 28: [i]-vii, 9-504, 216 pls.

Created: 03 June 2011 by Wendy Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 November 2018.

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