Navicula molesta Krasske
Navicula molesta Krasske 1938: 528, pl. 11: fig. 20
Published in: Krasske, K. (1938). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Diatomeen-Vegetation von Island und Spitzsbergen. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 33: 503-533.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Craticula zizix (VanLandingham) Guiry
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Navicula molesta Mann 1925; see Navicula zizix VanLandingham, 1975. - (7 Jun 2016) - M.D. Guiry
Living on Bryum - (5 Jun 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a terrestrial species.
Type locality: Spitsbergen (Krasske 1938: 528). Notes: Type: Coll. Krasske, C II 214, fide Lange-Bertalot et al. (1996: 130),
Source of current name
Guiry, M.D. (2018). Craticula zizix (Van Landingham) comb. nov., the correct name for Craticula molesta Lange-Bertalot & Willman, nom. illeg. (Bacillariophyceae, Stauroneidaceae). Notulae Algarum 47: 1-2, no fig.
Lange-Bertalot, H. (2001). Navicula sensu stricto. 10 Genera separated from Navicula sensu lato. Frustulia. Diatoms of Europe: diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Vol. 2 pp. 1-526, 140 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 January 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 July 2019.