Cymbella tumidula var. salinarum ( ) Cleve 1894
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Cymbella tumidula var. salinarum (Grunow) Cleve 1894: 171
Cymbella salinarum Grunow
Type locality: Italy: Zaule (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: an individual on preparation 1603 in Grunow Coll. in W, represented by illustration in Krammer (2002 fig. 25: 13), fide Da Silva 2015: W an individual on preparation 1603 (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: According to Blanco (2016: 110), the holotype is pl. 9, fig. 28 in Schmidt et al. (1874-1959) and not the preparation 1603 in the Grunow Collection (W).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), somewhat swollen, protuberant or tumid.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Blanco (2016: 110) cites the authority as Grunow. - (22 Feb 2017) - Wendy Guiry
This is a brackish 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.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Blanco, S. (2016). On the misuse of lectotypification in diatom taxonomy. Phycologia 56(1): 108-113.
Cleve, P.T. (1894). Synopsis of the naviculoid diatoms. Part I. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar Series 4 26(2): 1-194, 5 pls.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 February 2017 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 26 September 2021.