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Frustulia gibba (Ehrenberg) Jenner 1845

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Neidiineae
Family Amphipleuraceae
Genus Frustulia


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Frustulia gibba (Ehrenberg) Jenner
Katharo, Crete, Greece Lat 35.147805678,Lon 25.5652713776; dew pond on an agricultural plateau where no artificial fertilizers are used. 19 Sep 2016. Steve Daniels. © Steve Daniels (daniels@hotmail.gr).

Frustulia gibba (Ehrenberg) Jenner
400x __Dim. 11 x 78 µm. 24 Aug 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Frustulia gibba (Ehrenberg) Jenner
Close-up __FOV: 50 µm. 24 Aug 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Frustulia gibba (Ehrenberg) Jenner
600x __Dim. 12 x 81 µm. 24 Aug 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Frustulia gibba (Ehrenberg) Jenner
600x __Dim. 18 x 105 µm. 24 Aug 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Frustulia gibba (Ehrenberg) Jenner
Renton, Washington, USA; golf course, 400x, DIC. 14 Sep 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Frustulia gibba (Ehrenberg) Jenner
Seattle, Washington, USA; ship canal, 1000x, DIC. 10 Apr 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).


Cladophora ramossisima (Draparnaud ex Kützing) Kützing

Rhopalodia gibba (Ehrenberg) O.Müller Renton, Washington, USA; golf course, 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Frustulia gibba (Ehrenberg) Jenner 1845: 102

Published in: Jenner, E. (1845). A flora of Tunbridge Wells: being a list of indigenous plants within a radius of fifteen miles around that place. pp. [i]-xx, [1]-134, [2, subscribers]. Tunbridge Wells & London: Printed and published by J. Colbran; D. Bouge, Fleet Street and Harvey & Darton, 55, Gracechurch Street.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Frustulia is Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Epithemia gibba (Ehrenberg) Kützing

Navicula gibba Ehrenberg

Type information
Lectotype locality: "Sibirien", “bei Orenburg" [Russia] (Jahn & Kusber 2004: 586). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Jahn & Kusber 2004): "[icon] cell on the upper row on the right hand side on the glued paper (upper row, center) “Navicula gibba, Orenburg 1/12-1/10'''” on drawing sheet No. 560a in BHUPM (see arrow in Fig. 51)."

Origin of species name
(Latin), noun (hump); adjective (humped) (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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.

Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], [1]-152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.

Key references
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.

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