Cymbella nipponica Skvortsov 1936
Cymbella nipponica Skvortsov 1936: 283, fig. 5: 20, 23
Published in: Skvortzow, B.W. (Skvortzov, B.V.) (1936). Diatoms from Biwa Lake, Honshu Island, Nippon. Philippine Journal of Science 61(2): 253-296, 8 pl.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Lake Biwa, Japan (Ohtsuka & Tuji 2002). Lectotype: Figs 5,6 (epitype) Lake Biwa Museum, Shiga, Japan Slide 30000144 (Ohtsuka & Tuji 2002: 245).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Ohtsuka & Tuji (2002: 245) note that this species probably belongs to Placoneis Mereschkowsky. - (13 Mar 2007) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Ohtsuka, T. & Tuji, A. (2002). Lectotypification of some pennate diatoms described by Skvortzow in 1936 from Lake Biwa. Phycological Research 50(4): 243-250.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 December 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Lee, J.H. & Chung, J. (1991). A study of diatom species Cymbella affinis Kütz. (I). Morphology and comparison with C. turgidula Grun. var. nipponica Skv., a closely related taxon.. Korean Journal of Phycology 6(2): 105-112, 28 figs, 2 tables.
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