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.
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. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:93069