Navicula similis var. nipponica Skvortsov 1936
Navicula similis var. nipponica Skvortsov 1936: 276, fig. 3:2
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Placoneis clementis var. nipponica (Skvortsov) T.Ohtsuka
Type locality: Lake Biwa, Japan (Ohtsuka & Tuji 2002). Lectotype: Fig. 26 (epitype) Lake Biwa Museum, Shiga, Japan Slide 30000141 (Ohtsuka & Tuji 2002: 249). Notes: Two isotypes.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), like, resembling, similar (Sreenivasa Rao 1965).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
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 March 2007 by G.M. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 September 2021.