Cyclotella elymaea Economou-Amilli
Cyclotella elymaea Economou-Amilli 1991: 224, figs 1-27
Published in: Economou-Amilli, A. (1991). Cyclotella elymaea, a new fossil species from the Neogene basin of Kozani-Aeani-Serbia, Northern Greece. Diatom Research 6: 223-233.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pantocsekiella elymaea (A.Economou-Amilli) K.T.Kiss & E.Ács
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Late Miocene, Macedonia. - (19 Feb 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Greece: Kozani-Aeani-Serbia basin (Neogene) (Silva 1996-to date). Type: M. Stamatakis; Inst. Bot. Univ. Athens slide FDT 8889 (Silva 1996-to date
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Ács, E., Ari, E., Duleba, M., Dressler, M., Genkal, S.I., Jakó, E., Rimet, F., Ector, L. & Kiss, K.T. (2016). Pantocsekiella, a new centric diatom genus based on morphological and genetic studies. Fottea, Olomouc 16(1): 56-78, 23 fig., 5 tables.
Khursevich, G. & Kociolek, J.P. (2012). A preliminary, worldwide inventory of the extinct, freshwater fossil diatoms from the orders Thalassiosirales, Stephanodiscales, Paraliales, Aulacoseirales, Melosirales, Coscinodiscales, and Biddulphiales. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 141: 315-364, no figs.
Nakov, T., Guillory, W.X., Julius, M.L., Theriot, E.C. & Alverson, A.J. (2015). Towards a phylogenetic classification of species belonging to the diatom genus Cyclotella (Bacillariophyceae): Transfer of species formerly placed in Puncticulata, Handmannia, Pliocaenicus and Cyclotella to the genus Lindavia. Phytotaxa 217(3): 249-264.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 February 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Economou-Amilli, A. (1991). Cyclotella elymaea, a new fossil species from the Neogene basin of Kozani-Aeani-Serbia, Northern Greece. Diatom Research 6: 223-233.
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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 25 August 2019.