Diploneis ovalis f. nipponica Skvortsov, nom. illeg. 1936
Diploneis ovalis f. nipponica Skvortsov 1936: 269, pl. 2: fig. 23, nom. illeg. (as 'var. oblongella f. nipponica' )
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.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), oval, elliptical, i.e., broadest at the middle, the sides curved and length:breadth generally 2:1 (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: prioirty for Diploneis ovalis var. nipponica Skvortzov, 1936; this appears to be a different taxon and is not a name for the same taxon. - (1 Nov 2017) - M.D. Guiry
Freshwaters and slightly brackish water. - (1 Nov 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.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 November 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 25 September 2021.