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Pinnularia dactylus Ehrenberg

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Sellaphorineae
Family Pinnulariaceae
Genus Pinnularia

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Pinnularia dactylus Ehrenberg
Valve view. Craigmarloch wood, Renfrewshire, Scotland. 26 Apr 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pinnularia dactylus Ehrenberg
Apical detail. Craigmarloch wood, Renfrewshire, Scotland. 26 Apr 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pinnularia dactylus Ehrenberg
Cell nucleus. Craigmarloch wood, Renfrewshire, Scotland. 26 Apr 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pinnularia dactylus Ehrenberg
Girdle view. Craigmarloch wood, Renfrewshire, Scotland. 26 Apr 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Pinnularia dactylus Ehrenberg
250x__Dim. 46 x 315 µm. 30 Oct 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Pinnularia dactylus Ehrenberg
250x__Dim. 46 x 315 µm. 30 Oct 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

 

Lithothamnion affine Foslie

Pinnularia dactylus Ehrenberg Cell nucleus. Craigmarloch wood, Renfrewshire, Scotland
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Pinnularia dactylus Ehrenberg 1843: 420, pl. 4: fig. 3

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1843). Verbreitung und Einfluss des mikroskopischen Lebens in Süd-und Nord-Amerika. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1841: 291-466, pls 1-4.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Pinnularia is Pinnularia viridis (Nitzsch) Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), finger [daktylos] (Brown 1956).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula dactylus (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1844
Navicula nobilis var. dactylus (Ehrenberg) Van Heurck 1885
Schizonema dactylus (Ehrenberg) Kuntze 1898

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Hustedt, F. (1930). Bacillariophyta (Diatomeae) Zweite Auflage. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Mitteleuropas. Heft 10. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. [i]-vii, [1]-466. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.

Krammer, K. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (1986). Bacillariophyceae 1 Teil: Naviculaceae. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Herausgegeben von. H. Ettl, J. Gerloff, H. Heynig & D. Mollenhauer. Band 2/1. pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-876, 206 pls with 2976 figures. Stuttgart & New York: Gustav Fischer Verlag.

Krammer, K. (2000). The genus Pinnularia. In: Diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Volume 1. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds), pp. 1-703. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G..

Li Jiaying & Qi Yuzao [Li, J.Y. & Qi, Y.Z.] (2014). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XIX Bacillariophyta Naviculaceae (II). pp. [1-8], i-xxi, 1-147, pls I-XXXV. Beijing: Science Press.

Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo Geologicheskoi Literatury 3(1): [1]-398, 117 pls. [in Russian]

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

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