Surirella speciosa (Hustedt) F.W.Mills
Surirella speciosa (Hustedt) F.W.Mills 1935: 1538. Invalid (its basionym is invalid)
Original publication: Mills, F.W. (1935). An index to the genera and species of the diatomaceae and their synonyms. 1816-1932. Part 20 (St-Sy). In: Wheldon & Wesley, Limited, London. pp. 1481-1570. ( Eds)
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Caloneis speciosa Hustedt ex Boyer
Navicula speciosa Hustedt
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), showy, splendid (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Patrick, R. & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. pp. 688. Philadelphia: Academy of Natural Sciences.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Surirella&species=speciosa
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=Surirella&Species=speciosa
Created: 06 October 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 06 October 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Cite this record as:
Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:112563