Rexlowea navicularis ( ) Kociolek & E.W.Thomas 2010
Rexlowea navicularis (Ehrenberg) Kociolek & E.W.Thomas 2010: 211
Published in: Kociolek, J.P. & Thomas, E.W. (2010). Taxonomy and ultrastructure of five naviculoid diatoms (class Bacillariophyceae) from the Rocky Mountains of Colorado (USA), with the description of a new genus and four new species. Nova Hedwigia 90(1/2): 195-214, 62 figs.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rexlowea.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Amphiprora navicularis Ehrenberg
Type locality: U.S.A.: Massachusetts: Pelham (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype (fide E.J.Cox, 2003: 71): BHUPM Eco-006 (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or relating to the shipping business (Lewis & Short 1890).
This is a freshwater species.
Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.
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M.D. 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.