Cystopleura proboscidea (Kützing)
Cystopleura proboscidea (Kützing) Kuntze 1891: 891
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cystopleura is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Epithemia proboscidea Kützing
Epithemia proboscidea Kützing
Type locality: in Bergmehl der Lüneburger Haide (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a proboscis.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Vishnyakov, V.S., M.S.Kulikovskiy, S.I.Genkal, N.I.Dorofeyuk, H.Lange-Bertalot & I.V.Kuznetsova (2014). Taxonomy and geographical distribution of the diatom genus Epithemia Kützing in water bodies of Central Asia. Inland Water Biology 7(4): 318-330, 6 fig.
Created: 26 May 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 16 November 2018 by M.D. 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 19 August 2019.