Navicula aspera Ehrenberg Dim. 26 x 129 µm (400x)
Navicula aspera Ehrenberg 1840: 213
Original publication: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1841 '1840'). Charakteristik von 274 neuen arten von infusorien. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königlich-Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1840: 197-219.
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 Trachyneis aspera (Ehrenberg) Cleve
Origin of species name
rough, uneven, harsh, rugged.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Navicula aspera Ehrenberg)
Europe: Romania (Caraus 2002).
Source of synonymy
Cleve, P.T. (1894). Synopsis of the naviculoid diatoms. Part I. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar, series 4 26(2): 1-194, 5 pl.
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=aspera
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=aspera
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 August 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.