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Gomphosphenia fontinalis Lange-Bertalot, Ector & Werum 2004

Publication details
Gomphosphenia fontinalis Lange-Bertalot, Ector & Werum in Werum & Lange-Bertalot 2004: 163, pl. 94: figs 1-16

Published in: Werum, M. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2004). Diatoms in springs from Central Europe and elsewhere under the influence of hydrologeology and anthropogenic impacts. Iconographia Diatomologica 13: 3-417, pls 1-105.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gomphosphenia is Gomphosphenia lingulatiformis (Lange-Bertalot & E.Reichardt) Lange-Bertalot.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Germany: Bavaria: Schutter spring near Konstein (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Lange-Bertalot & Reichardt; v.1996; Bot. Inst. Univ. Frankfurt a.M coll. Lange-Bertalot praep. 'Quellen" no. 2879 (Index Nominum Algarum

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2013). Diatomeen im Süßwasser—Benthos von Mitteleuropa. Bestimmungsflora Kieselalgen für die ökologische Praxis. Über 700 der häufigsten Arten und ihre Ökologie. pp. [1]-908, 133 pls. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Lange-Bertalot, H., Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Cantonati, M. (2017). Freshwater benthic diatoms of Central Europe: over 800 common species used in ecological assessments. English edition with updated taxonomy and added species (Cantonati, M. et al. eds). pp. [1]-942, 135 pls. Schmitten-Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Noga, T., Stanek-Tarkowska, J., Kochman-Kedziora, N., Pajaczek, A. & Peszek, L. (2016). The inside of a dam as an unusual habitat for two rare species of Gomphospenia - G. fontinalis and G. holmquistii. Diatom Research 31(4): 379-387.

Reichardt, E. (2018). Die Diatomeen im Gebiet der Stadt Treuchtlingen. pp. [1]-576 (Band 1); 579-1184 (Band 2), incl 451 pls. München: Bayerische Botanische Gesellschaft [Selbstverlag der Gesellschaft].

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