Cymbella ventricosa var. lunata (W.Smith) Woodhead & Tweed 1960
Cymbella ventricosa var. lunata (W.Smith) Woodhead & Tweed 1960: 359
Published in: Woodhead, N. & Tweed, R.D. (1960). Additions to the algal flora of Newfoundland. Part II. A consideration of the taxonomy of Some Algae found in the Newfoundland collections. Hydrobiologia 15: 345-362, pls 7, 8.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Encyonema lunatum (W.Smith) Van Heurck
Cymbella lunata W.Smith
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen, especially on one side (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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: 11 December 2015 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 17 September 2021.