Pinnularia major (maior) var. pulchella Boyer
Pinnularia major (maior) var. pulchella Boyer 1916: 102; pl. 28, fig. 2
Original publication: Boyer, C.S. (1916). The Diatomaceae of Philadelphia and vicinity. pp. 1-143, pls 1-40. Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Pinnularia pulchella (Boyer) K.Krammer
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Pinnularia major (maior) var. pulchella Boyer)
Europe: Britain (Whitton et al. 2003).
North America: United States of America (Patrick & Reimer 1966).
Krammer, K. (2000). Diatoms of Europe. Diatoms of the European Inland Waters and Comparable Habitats. Volume 1. The genus Pinnularia. pp. 703, 217 Plates.: H. Lange-Bertalot (Ed.). ARG Gantner Verlag K.G.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Pinnularia&species=major (maior)
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Pinnularia&Species=major (maior)
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 March 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Cite this record as:
Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.