Frustulia ulna (Nitzsch) C. 1831
Synedra ulna (Nitzsch) Ehrenberg Zeiss Planapo 63x/1.4, DIC, 300µm, Marine sample, Alboran Sea.
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Frustulia ulna (Nitzsch) C.Agardh 1831: 45 (as 'ulva' )
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1831). Conspectus criticus diatomacearum. Part 3. pp. 33-48. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianus.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulnaria ulna (Nitzsch) Compère
Bacillaria ulna Nitzsch
Type locality: Germany: Wittenberg, Halle District (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: see below (epitype) (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Epitype (designated by Lange-Bertalot, 2014): Slide Eu-CH 50 in Coll Lange-Bertalot, Senckenberg Museum (FR); from trough of well near Wettswil near ZA1/4rich [?], Switzerland (leg. 10.07.1909)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"as Frustulia ulva, citing Bacillaria ulva as basionym; error corrected by C. Agardh, Consp. Crit. Diat.: 45. 1831" [INA]. - (2 Mar 2020) - 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.
Source of current name
Compère, P. (2001). Ulnaria (Kützing) Compère, a new genus name for Fragilaria subgen. Alterasynedra Lange-Bertalot with comments on the typification of Synedra Ehrenberg. In: Lange-Bertalot Festschrift. Studies on diatoms dedicated to Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Horst Lange-Bertalot on the occasion of his 65th birthday. (Jahn, R., Kociolek, J.P., Witkowski, A. & Compère, P. Eds), pp. 97-101. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G.
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 March 2020 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 21 October 2021.