Placoneis mutica (Kützing) Mereschkowsky 1903
Placoneis mutica (Kützing) Mereschkowsky 1903: 9
Published in: Mereschkowsky, C. (1903). Über Placoneis, ein neues Diatomeen-Genus. Beihefte zum Botanischen Centralblatt 15(1): 1-30, pl. 1.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Luticola mutica (Kützing) D.G.Mann
Navicula mutica Kützing
Type locality: Germany: East Frisian Islands: Wangerooge (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: brackish rain puddles. (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), without a point, awnless, blunt (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Also living in brackish water. Aerophil - (26 Dec 2011) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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.
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.
Created: 28 March 2009 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 26 December 2011 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 July 2021.