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Navicula bicephaloides Van de Vijver & Zidarova

Publication details
Navicula bicephaloides Van de Vijver & Zidarova in Van de Vijver et al. 2011: 292, 293, figs 83-96

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.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Seems to prefer mosses and wet soils (Van de Vijver et al. 2011). - (8 Jun 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: Byers Peninsula, Livingstone Island (Van de Vijver et al. 2011: 293). Holotype: A. Quesada; 14 December 2006; BR 4197 (from sample LIV 7) (Van de Vijver et al. 2011: 293). Notes: Isotype: PLP-162 (UA);BRM-ZU7/60.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Navicula bicephaloides Van de Vijver & Zidarova)
Antarctic and the subantarctic islands: Livingston Island (Van de Vijver et al. 2011), Maritime Antarctica (Zindarova, Kopalová & Van der Vijver 2016), South Orkney Islands (Van de Vijver et al. 2011 ), South Shetland Islands (Van de Vijver et al. 2011 ).

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: 07 June 2011 by Wendy Guiry

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M.D. 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 24 May 2019.

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