Navicula abnormis Castracane
Navicula abnormis Castracane 1886
Original publication: Castracane, [C.A.] F. (1886). Report on the Diatomaceae collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. Rept. Sci. Res. Voy. H.M.S. Challenger. Botany 2: 1-178.
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 bombus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), abnormal (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Source of synonymy
Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Navicula&species=abnormis
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=abnormis
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.