Navicula ventricosa , nom. inval.
Navicula ventricosa Ehrenberg 1830: 67, nom. inval.
Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G (1830). Organisation, Systematik und geographisches Verhältniss der Infusionsthierchen. Zwei verträge. 1828: 1-108, pls I-VIII; Kupfertafeln (copper pls.).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Caloneis ventricosa F.Meister
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen, especially on one side (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Listed as "nomen" in INA, which usually means a name without a description; no locality. [Not seen.] - (19 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Eberle, M.E. (2008). Recent diatoms reported from the central United States: register of taxa and synonyms. Hays, Kansas: Department of Biological Sciences, Fort Hays State University. Latest electronic version: 5 December 2008.
Created: 16 September 2012 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 22 February 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 February 2020.