Cymbella navicula Skvortsov, nom. illeg. 1937
Cymbella navicula Skvortsov 1937: 344, pl. 8: figs 32, 35; pl. 13: fig. 13, nom. illeg.
Published in: Skvortsov, B.V. (1937). Bottom diatoms from Olhon Gate of Baikal Lake, Siberia. Philippine Journal of Science, Section C 62(3): 293-377, 18 plates.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cymbopleura problematica (Van Landingham) Krammer
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), diminutive of navis, a ship; a small vessel, a boat, skiff (Lewis & Short 1890).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Cymbella navicula (Ehrenberg) Ralfs in Pritchard 1861, nor Cymbella navicula Gallik 1926. Renamed Cymbella problematica VanLandingham 1969. - (11 Dec 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Krammer, K. (2003). Cymbopleura, Delicata, Navicymbula, Gomphocymbellopsis, Afrocymbella. In: Diatoms of Europe, Diatoms of the European Inland waters and comparable habitats. Vol. 4. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds), pp. 1-529. Rugell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G..
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Germain, H. (1981). Navicula falaisiensis Grunow, Cymbella cesatii (Rabh.) Grun. & variété capitata nov. var., C. microcephala Grun. & C. delicatula Kützing . Cryptogamie: Algologie 2(2): 123-129, 3 pl.
Tuji, A. (2011). Transfer of Cymbella koidzumiana Skvortsov to the genus Navicula. Bull. Natl. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. B (Bot.), 37(3): 113-115, 5 fig.
Yermoloff, N. (1918). Notes on some intermediate forms of the genera Navicula and Cymbella. Jour. Quekett Micr. Club, Ser. 2, 13: 407-424, 3 Taf.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.