Cyclotella metochia N.Ognjanova-Rumenova
Cyclotella metochia N.Ognjanova-Rumenova 2014: 56, figs 2-29
Published in: Ognjanova-Rumenova, N. (2014). Cyclotella metochia, a new fossil species from the Neogene Metohia Basin, the Balkan Peninsula. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 143: 53-62, 29 fig..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lindavia metochia (N.Ognjanova-Rumenova) T.Nakov et al.
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Kosovo, near village of Rakovina [42 24 42N, 20 31 14E], (Neogene, Ratkovac Formation) (Silva 1996-to date). Type: N. Ognjanova-Rumenova; 5.x.1995; Coll. Ognjanova-Rumenova, Inst. of Geology, Bulgarian Acad. of Sciences, Sofia Praep. 04 (Silva 1996-to date
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
Nakov, T., Guillory, W.X., Julius, M.L., Theriot, E.C. & Alverson, A.J. (2015). Towards a phylogenetic classification of species belonging to the diatom genus Cyclotella (Bacillariophyceae): Transfer of species formerly placed in Puncticulata, Handmannia, Pliocaenicus and Cyclotella to the genus Lindavia. Phytotaxa 217(3): 249-264.
Created: 21 October 2014 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 12 January 2018 by Wendy Guiry
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Ognjanova-Rumenova, N. (2014). Cyclotella metochia, a new fossil species from the Neogene Metohia Basin, the Balkan Peninsula. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 143: 53-62, 29 fig..
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