Navicella pusilla ( ) Krammer 1997
Navicella pusilla (Grunow) Krammer 1997: 157
Published in: Krammer, K. (1997). Die cymbelloiden Diatomeen. Eine Monographie der welweit bekannten Taxa. Teil 1. Allgemeines und Encyonema Part. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 36: 1-382.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Navicella.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Navicymbula pusilla (Grunow) Krammer
Cymbella pusilla Grunow
Type locality: "Kunsee"; France: Pyrénées-Atlantiques: Bayonne (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Krammer, K. (2003). Cymbopleura, Delicata, Navicymbula, Gomphocymbellopsis, Afrocymbella. In: Diatoms of Europe, Diatoms of the European Inland waters and comparable habitats. Vol. 4. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds), pp. 1-529. Rugell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G..
Slate, J. & Stevenson, R.J. (2007). The diatom flora of phosphorus-enriched and unenriched sites in a Everglades marsh. Diatom Research 22(2): 355-386, 82 figs, 1 table.
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