Odontella aurita var. obtusa (Kützing) Denys 1982
Odontella aurita var. obtusa (Kützing) Denys 1982: 26, pl. 1: fig. 2
Published in: Denys, L. (1982). Diatomeeën, nieuw voor de Belgische flora, in Holocene afzettingen uit de westelijke kustvlakte. Bulletin de la Société Royale de Botanique de Belgique 115: 263-270.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Odontella obtusa Kützing
Odontella obtusa Kützing
Type locality: unter Conferveen bei Helgoland (Index Nominum Algarum).see above.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with long ears.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Lavigne, A.S., Sunesen, I. & Sar, E.A. (2015). Morphological, taxonomic and nomenclatural analysis of species of Odontella, Trieres and Zygoceros (Triceratiaceae, Bacillariophyta) from Anegada Bay (Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina). Diatom Research 30(4): 307-331.
Created: 10 October 2011 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 March 2016 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.