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Frustulia viridula Kützing

Publication details
Frustulia viridula Kützing 1833: 551; pl.13, fig.12

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1834 '1833'). Synopsis diatomearum oder Versuch einer systematischen Zusammenstellung der Diatomeen. Linnaea 8: 529-620, pls XIII-XIX [79 figs].
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Frustulia is Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Navicula viridula (Kützing) Ehrenberg

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), greenish.

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

Taxonomic notes
Navicula viridula (Kützing) Kützing ? - (17 Jul 2017) - Wendy Guiry

Habitat notes
Pollution tolerant - (2 Jun 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: in einem Teiche bei Markweben unweit Weissenfels (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

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.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 17 July 2017 by Wendy Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 April 2019.

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