Epithemia ventricosa var. gibbosa Schaarschmidt
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.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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.