Frustulia pellucida Kützing
Frustulia pellucida Kützing 1833: 543,pl.13,fig.11
Original publication: Kützing, F.T. (1834 '1833'). Synopsis diatomearum oder Versuch einer systematischen Zusammenstellung der Diatomeen. Linnaea 8: 529-620, Plates XIII-XIX [79 figs].
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Amphipleura pellucida (Kützing) Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pellucid, translucent but not hyaline (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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. ..
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Frustulia&species=pellucida
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=Frustulia&Species=pellucida
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 July 2011 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=38171
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: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:100420