Cystopleura ventricosa (Kützing) Elmore
Cystopleura ventricosa (Kützing) Elmore 1921: 128; pl. 17, fig. 655-657
Published in: Elmore, C.J. (1921). The diatoms (Bacillarioideae) of Nebraska. University Studies, The University of Nebraska, Lincoln 21: 22-214, 23 pls.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cystopleura is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhopalodia gibba var. ventricosa (Kützing) H.Peragallo & M.Peragallo
Epithemia ventricosa Kützing
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen, especially on one side (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine/freshwater species.
Eberle, M.E. (2008). Recent diatoms reported from the central United States: register of taxa and synonyms. Hays, Kansas: Department of Biological Sciences, Fort Hays State University. Latest electronic version: 5 December 2008.
Created: 16 June 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda 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.