Navicula major var. heroina (Schmidt) Fricke
Navicula major var. heroina (Schmidt) Fricke 1902: 51
Original publication: Fricke, F. (1902). Verzeichnis der in A. Schmidt's Atlas der Diatomaceenkunde. Tafel 1-240 (Serie I-V) adgebildeten und benannten Formen. Herausgegeben von Dr. Friedr. Fricke. pp. 69. Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
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 heroina (A.Schmidt) Metzeltin & Lange-Bertalot
Navicula heroina A.W.F.Schmidt
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), great.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Navicula&species=major
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=major
Created: 26 May 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 26 May 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.