Cymbella rhomboidea Boyer 1916

Publication Details
Cymbella rhomboidea Boyer 1916: 63; pl. 18, fig. 11

Published in: Boyer, C.S. (1916). The Diatomaceae of Philadelphia and vicinity illustrated with seven hundred drawings by the author. pp. [1]-143, pls 1-40. Philadelphia: Press of J.B. Lippincott Company East Washington Square.

Request PDF

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cymbella is Cymbella cymbiformis C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Encyonema triangulum (Ehrenberg) K├╝tzing.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), shaped like a rhomboid.

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 13 January 2013

Verification of Data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Loading synonyms...
Loading notes...
Loading common names...
Loading distribution...
Loading references...
Loading bibliographical references...
Loading culture providers...

Linking to this page:

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 13 January 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 17 August 2022

Currently in AlgaeBase: