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Epithemia ventricosa var. gibbosa Schaarschmidt

Publication details
Epithemia ventricosa var. gibbosa Schaarschmidt 1881: 19, no fig.

Published in: Schaarschmidt, J. [=G.] (1881). Specimen phycologiae aequatoriensis. Magyar Novenytani Lapok [Magyar növénytani lapok] 5(50): 17-24.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Epithemia is Epithemia argus (Ehrenberg) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rhopalodia ventricosa var. gibbosa (Schaarschmidt) O.Müller

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen, especially on one side (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Ecuador: near Tocunga

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
Müller, [G.F.] O. (1895). Rhopalodia ein neues Genus der Bacillariaceen. Botanische Jahrbucher fur Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie 22: 54-71, 2 pl.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 18 October 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 September 2019.

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