Frustulia gibba ( ) Jenner 1845
Rhopalodia gibba (Ehrenberg) O.Müller Renton, Washington, USA; golf course, 400x, DIC
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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, -134, [2, subscribers]. Tunbridge Wells & London: Printed and published by J. Colbran; D. Bouge, Fleet Street and Harvey & Darton, 55, Gracechurch Street.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Epithemia gibba (Ehrenberg) Kützing
Navicula gibba Ehrenberg
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.
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], -152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.
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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