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Bacillaria vermicularis (Kützing) Elmore

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Bacillariales
Family Bacillariaceae
Genus Bacillaria

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Bacillaria vermicularis (Kützing) Elmore
Nevada, USA: 1000x, PC. 20 May 2013. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

Dumontia prismatica J.Agardh

Nitzschia vermicularis (Kützing) Hantzsch Nevada, USA: 1000x, PC
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
Bacillaria vermicularis (Kützing) Elmore in Barbour 1895: 20

Published in: Barbour, E.H. (1895). The diatomaceous deposits of Nebraska. Proceedings of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences 5: 18-23, 1 pl., 1 fig.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bacillaria is Bacillaria paradoxa J.F.Gmelin.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia vermicularis (Kützing) Hantzsch

Basionym
Frustulia vermicularis Kützing

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), worm-shaped, almost cylindrical and bent in places, marked with irregular waves or bent lines (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 26 December 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 26 December 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Citing AlgaeBase
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2019.

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