Navicula elginensis var. rostrata (A.Mayer) R.M.Patrick
Navicula elginensis var. rostrata (A.Mayer) R.M.Patrick 1966: 526; pl. 50, fig. 6
Original publication: Patrick, R. & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. pp. 688. Philadelphia: Academy of Natural Sciences.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Navicula is Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory de Saint-Vincent.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Placoneis rostrata (A.Mayer) E.J.Cox
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Distribution by country
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Navicula elginensis var. rostrata (A.Mayer) R.M.Patrick)
Europe: Britain (Whitton et al. 2003).
North America: Montana (Patrick & Reimer 1966).
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Navicula&species=elginensis
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=Navicula&Species=elginensis
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 May 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 23 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.