Discostella mascarenica (Klee, Houk & Bielsa) Houk & Klee 2004
Discostella mascarenica (Klee, Houk & Bielsa) Houk & Klee 2004: 223, figs 116-118
Published in: Houk, V. & Klee, R. (2004). The stelligeroid taxa of the genus Cyclotella (Kützing) Brébisson (Bacillariophyceae) and their transfer into the new genus Discostella gen. nov. Diatom Research 19(2): 203-228, 137 figs.
Publication date: Nov.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Discostella is Discostella stelligera (Cleve & Grunow) Houk & Klee.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Réunion: Mare a Poule d'Eau (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Rolf & Ursula Klee; 26.xi.1996; BM 100249 (Index Nominum Algarum
Cyclotella mascarenica Klee, Houk & Bielsa 2000
Reported from a small, freshwater, eutrophic lake on Rénunion. - (20 Feb 2018) - 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.
Houk, V., Klee, R. & Tanaka, H. (2010). Atlas of freshwater centric diatoms with a brief key and descriptions. Part III. Stephanodiscaceae A. Cyclotella, Tertiarius, Discotella. Fottea 10(Supplement): 1-496 , incl. 330 pl.
Created: 30 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 June 2018 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 26 September 2020.