Cyclotella comtaeformica var. spinata Khursevich
Cyclotella comtaeformica var. spinata Khursevich in Khursevich et al. 2001: 58, pl. 6: figs 7-9; pl. 8: figs 2, 3, 5, 6; pl. 10: figs 1-6
Published in: Khursevich, G.K., Karabanov, E.B., Prokopenko, A.A., Williams, D.F., Kuzmin, M.I. & S.A.Fedenya (2001). Biostratigraphic significance of new fossil species of the diatom genera Stephanodiscus and Cyclotella from upper Cenozoic deposits of Lake Baikal, Siberia. Micropaleontology 47(1): 47-71, 3 text-fig., 11 pl.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Lindavia comtaeformica var. spinata (Khursevich) T.Nakov et al.
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: Russia: Siberia: Academician Ridge, Lake Baikal (Early Pleistocene Borehole BDP-96-2) (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Inst. of Geological Sciences, Natl. Acad. of Sciences of Belarus, Minsk slide 3108a, BDP-96-2, core 33-2 (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.
Khursevich, G. & Kociolek, J.P. (2012). A preliminary, worldwide inventory of the extinct, freshwater fossil diatoms from the orders Thalassiosirales, Stephanodiscales, Paraliales, Aulacoseirales, Melosirales, Coscinodiscales, and Biddulphiales. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 141: 315-364, no figs.
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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.