Cystopleura zebra var. porcellus (Kützing) Gutwinski
Cystopleura zebra var. porcellus (Kützing) Gutwinski 1899: 683
Published in: Gutwinski, R. (1899). Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss der fossilen Diatomaceen Bosniens. (Diatomaceenlager bei Petrovo-seljo). Wissenschaftliche Mittheilungen aus Bosnien und der Hercegovina 6: 679-684.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cystopleura is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Epithemia adnata var. porcellus (Kützing) R.Ross
Epithemia porcellus Kützing
Origin of species name
Noun Abyssinian name for a striped horse of Africa (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
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. , 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.
Aboal, M., Alvarez 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.
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Verified by: 21 January 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 May 2018.