Caloneis liber (W.Smith) Cleve
Caloneis liber (W.Smith) Cleve 600x __Dim. 18 x 81 µm
Caloneis liber (W.Smith) Cleve 1894: 54
Original publication: Cleve, P.T. (1894). Synopsis of the naviculoid diatoms. Part I. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar, series 4 26(2): 1-194, 5 pl.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Caloneis is Caloneis amphisbaena (Bory de Saint Vincent) Cleve.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Navicula liber W.Smith
Navicula maxima Gregory 1855
Navicula liber var. maxima (Gregory ) Grunow 1867
Caloneis liber var. maxima (Gregory) E.Jørgensen 1905
Caloneis liber var. maxima (Gregory) Frenguelli 1939
This is a Brackish species.
Distribution by country
South America: Brazil (Eskinazi-Leça et al. 2010).
Australia and New Zealand: Tasmania (Day et al. 1995).
North America: United States of America (Patrick & Reimer 1966).
South-east Asia: Singapore (Pham et al. 2011).
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Harper et al. 2012).
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=Caloneis&species=liber
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=Caloneis&Species=liber
Created: 29 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 October 2012 by Robert Lavigne
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Robert Lavigne 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:80848