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Cymbella japonica Reichelt

Publication details
Cymbella japonica Reichelt in Kuntze 1898: 391

Published in: Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (3). pp. 1-576. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cymbella is Cymbella cymbiformis C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Oricymba japonica (Reichelt) Jüttner, E.J.Cox, Krammer & Tuji

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Holotype locality: Japan, Yokohama (Jüttner et al. 2010: 408). Holotype: 1925; "an Moos". BRM T2/64 (Jüttner et al. 2010: 408). Notes: Freshwater among mosses (Index Nominum Algarum).

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Source of current name
Jüttner, I., Krammer, K., Van de Vijver, B., Tuji, A., Simkhada, B., Gurung, S., Sharma, S., Sharma, C. & Cox, E.J. (2010). Oricymba (Cymbellales, Bacillariophyceae), a new cymbelloid genus and three new species from the Nepalese Himalaya. Phycologia 49(5): 407-423.

Key references
Joh, G. (2011). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 4. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Pennales: Raphidineae: Naviculaceae: Cymbella, Cymbopleura, Encyonema, Encyonopsis, Reimeria, Gomphonema. Freshwater diatoms IV. pp. [1-6] 1-70, figs 1-15. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Shi Zhixin [Shi, Z.X.] (2013). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XVI Bacillariophyta Cymbellaceae. pp. [i]-xvii, 1-174, 43 pls. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

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