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Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Naviculineae
Family Stauroneidaceae
Genus Craticula

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Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
Ornamental Lake, Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK. 24 Apr 2010. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
600x __Dim. 29 x 133 µm. 23 May 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
Close-up __FOV : 75 µm __Sp. lenght : 133 µm. 23 May 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
600x __Dim. 29 x 133 µm. 23 May 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
600x __Dim. 29 x 133 µm. 23 May 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
Seattle, Washington, USA; Green Lake, Lugols, 400x, PC. 22 Jan 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
Seattle, Washington, USA; Green Lake, Lugols, 400x, DIC. 22 Jan 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
Seattle, Washington, USA; Green Lake, Lugols, 400x, DIC. 22 Jan 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
Seattle, Washington, USA; Green Lake, Lugols, 400x, DIC. 22 Jan 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Curdiea laciniata Harvey

Frustulia cuspidata Kutzing 600x __Dim. 29 x 133 µm
© Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann in Round, R.M.Crawford & D.G.Mann 1990: 666

Published in: Round, F.E., Crawford, R.M. & Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms Biology and morphology of the genera. pp. [i-ix], 1-747. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Craticula is Craticula perrotettii Grunow.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Frustulia cuspidata Kutzing

Type information
Type locality: Germany: various localities (Silva 1996-to date).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Frustulia cuspidata Kutzing 1834
Navicula cuspidata (Kutzing) Kutzing 1844
Vanheurckia cuspidata (Kützing) Brébisson 1869
Schizonema cuspidatum (Kützing) Kuntze 1898

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Craticula cuspidata var. craticula Aysel 2005

Habitat notes
Living in waters with an average to higher electrolyte content, pollution tolerant - (4 Jun 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.

Bąk, M., Witkowski, A., Zelazna-Wieczorek, J., Wojtal, A.Z., Szczepocka , E., Szulc, A. & Szulc, B. (2012). Klucz do oznaczania okrzemek w fitobentosie na potrzeby oceny stanu ekologicznego wód powierzchniowych w Polsce Biblioteka Monitoringu Srodowiska. pp. 1-452. Warszawa [Warsaw]: Glowny Inspektorat Ochrony Srodowiska.

Beauger, A., Wetzel, C.E., Voldoire, O., Garreau, A. & Ector, L. (2017). Morphology and ecology of Craticula lecohui sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae) from hydrothermal springs (Puy-de-Dôme, Massif Central, France and comparison with similar Craticula species. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 146: 7-22, 30 figs.

Cantonati, M., Kelly, M.G. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2017). Freshwater benthic diatoms of Central Europe: over 800 common species used in ecological assessments. English edition with updated taxonomy and added species. pp. [1]-942, 135 pls. Schmitten-Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2013). Diatomeen im Süßwasser—Benthos von Mitteleuropa. Bestimmungsflora Kieselalgen für die ökologische Praxis. Über 700 der häufigsten Arten und ihre Ökologie. pp. [1]-908, 133 pls. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. [1]-656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Kulikovskiy, M., Glushchenko, A.M., Kuznetsova, I.V. & Genkal, S.I. (2016). [Identification book of diatoms from Russia]. pp. [1]-804, 165 pls. Yaroslavl: Filigran. [in Russian]

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, 140 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.

Li Jiaying & Qi Yuzao [Li, J.Y. & Qi, Y.Z.] (2018). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XXIII Bacillariophyta Naviculaceae (III). pp. [1-8], i-xxiii, 1-214, pls I-XLVIII. Beijing: Science Press.

Reichardt, E. (2018). Die Diatomeen im Gebiet der Stadt Treuchtlingen . pp. Band 1 [1]-576; Band 2: 579-1184, incl 451 pls. München: Bayerische Botanische Gesellschaft [Selbstverlag der Gesellschaft].

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

Siver, P.A., Hamilton, P.B., Stachura-Suchoples & Kociolek, J.P. (2005). Diatoms of North America. The freshwater flora of Cape Cod. Iconographia Diatomologica 14: 1-463, 1075 figs in 94 pls.

Slate, J. & Stevenson, R.J. (2007). The diatom flora of phosphorus-enriched and unenriched sites in a Everglades marsh. Diatom Research 22(2): 355-386, 82 figs, 1 table.

Snoeijs, P. & Balashova, N. (1998). Intercalibration and distribution of diatom species in the Baltic Sea The Baltic Marine Biologists Publication No. 16e. Vol. 5 pp. 1-144, 1 fig, 6 tables, 101 plates. Uppsala: Opulus Press.

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Edlund, M.E., Burge, D.R.L. & Spaulding, S.A. (2017). The transfer of Navicula cuspidata var. obtusa to Craticula (Bacillariophyceae). Notulae Algarum 19: 1-2, no fig.

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