Craticula elkab (O.Müller ex O.Müller) -Bertalot, Kusber & Cocquyt
Craticula elkab (O.Müller ex O.Müller) Lange-Bertalot, Kusber & Cocquyt in Kusber & Cocquyt 2007: 119 (as 'El Kab' )
Published in: Kusber, W.-H. & Cocquyt, C. (2007). Craticula elkab (O. Müller ex O. Müller) Lange-Bertalot, Kusber & Conquyt, comb. nov. - Typification and observations based on African sediment core material. Diatom Research 22(1): 117-126, 37 fig., 1 table, 37 figs, 1 table.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Navicula elkab O.Müller ex O.Müller
Epitype locality: Ounianga (Chad, Africa), sediment core OUNIK04-1P, 584-585 cm core depth interval (Kusber & Cocquyt 2007: 119). Lectotype (Pl. 12: fig. 21 in Hedwigia 38, 1899): slide B. 400 040 256 in B (illustrated in as fig. 6) (epitype) (Kusber & Cocquyt 2007: 119, fig. 2 (lectotype)). Notes: [First described in 1899 from El Kalb (formerly Upper Egypt, now Sudan)]. Isoepitype: slide BR 4098
Navicula elkab O.Müller ex O.Müller 1910
Invalidly introduced by Lange-Bertalot (2001: 112), where an invalid name is cited (Otto Müller did not validate the name as he did not provide a description for the nominal element; see Kusber & Cocqyt 2007: 118). - (8 Jul 2013) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Living in electrolyte rich, sodium carbonate and chloride rich waters - (4 Jun 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Beauger, A., Wetzel, C.E., Voldoire, O., Garreau, A. & Ector, L. (2017). Morphology and ecology of Craticula lecohui sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae) from hydrothermal springs (Puy-de-Dôme, Massif Central, France and comparison with similar Craticula species. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 146: 7-22, 30 figs.
Lange-Bertalot, H. (2001). Navicula sensu stricto. 10 Genera separated from Navicula sensu lato. Frustulia. Diatoms of Europe: diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Vol. 2 pp. 1-526, 140 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.
Created: 30 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 January 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 418 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Kusber, W.-H. & Cocquyt, C. (2007). Craticula elkab (O. Müller ex O. Müller) Lange-Bertalot, Kusber & Conquyt, comb. nov. - Typification and observations based on African sediment core material. Diatom Research 22(1): 117-126, 37 fig., 1 table, 37 figs, 1 table.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=129574
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 February 2020.