Pinnularia formica ( ) R.M.Patrick
Pinnularia formica (Ehrenberg) R.M.Patrick 1966: 627; pl. 61, fig. 1,2
Original publication: Patrick, R. & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. pp. 688. Philadelphia: Academy of Natural Sciences.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Navicula formica Ehrenberg
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Navicula formica Ehrenberg 1843
Pinnularia nodosa var. formica (Ehrenberg) Cleve 1895
Navicula nodosa var. formica (Ehrenberg) Peragallo 1903
Navicula peripunctata Brun 1891
This is a freshwater species.
Distribution by country
Source of synonymy
Krammer, K. (2000). Diatoms of Europe. Diatoms of the European Inland Waters and Comparable Habitats. Volume 1. The genus Pinnularia. pp. 703, 217 Plates.: H. Lange-Bertalot (Ed.). ARG Gantner Verlag K.G.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Pinnularia&species=formica
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=Pinnularia&Species=formica
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 November 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 24 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:93069