Navicula symmetrica Patrick
Navicula symmetrica Patrick 1944: 5, fig. 6
Original publication: Patrick, R.M. (1944). Estudo Limnologico e Biologico das Lagoas da regiao Litoranea Sul-Riograndense II. Some New Diatoms from the Lagoa dos Quadros. Boletim do Museu Naciona, nova serie, botanica 2: 6 pp., 9 fig.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Navicula is Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory de Saint-Vincent.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Navicula schroeteri var. symmetrica (Patrick) Lange-Bertalot
This is a Brackish species.
Distribution by country
South America: Brazil (Eskinazi-Leça et al. 2010).
Australia and New Zealand: Victoria (Day et al. 1995).
Source of synonymy
Eberle, M.E.. (2008). Recent Diatoms reported from the Central United States: Register of Taxa and Synonyms. Hays, Kansas, USA: Departemen of Biological Sciences, Fort Hays State University. Latest electronic version: 5 December 2008.
Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: i-vii, 1-276.
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.: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G..
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Navicula&species=symmetrica
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=symmetrica
Created: 29 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 April 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:80670