Navicula splendida Gregory
Navicula splendida Gregory 1856: 44, pl. 5, fig. 14, nom. illeg.
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 Diploneis splendida Cleve
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Distribution by country
Type locality: Glen Shira, near Inveraray, Scotland (Droop 1996: 411). Lectotype: Fig. 10: BM 986, Greville Collection: Glenshirra, Gregory, A.7 (Droop 1996: 411).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Navicula splendida Gregory)
Scotland: Scotland (Droop 1996).
Not Navicul splendida Ehrenberg 1832. - (23 Mar 2012) - Wendy Guiry
Source of synonymy
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Droop, S.J.M. (1996). The identity of Diploneis splendida (Bacillariophyta) and some related species. Phycologia 35: 404-420, 43 figs.
Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). Vol. Ser. IV (part 5) pp. xxii + 317. Gt. Britain: Minist. Agric. Fish. Food, Fish Invest..
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Navicula&species=splendida
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=splendida
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 March 2012 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 June 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:108218