Cymbella cuspidata W.Smith, nom. illeg. 1853
Cymbella cuspidata W.Smith 1853: 18, pl. 2: fig. 22a, nom. illeg.
Published in: Smith, W. (1853). A synopsis of the British Diatomaceae; with remarks on their structure, function and distribution; and instructions for collecting and preserving specimens. The plates by Tuffen West. In two volumes. Vol. 1. pp. [i]-xxxiii, 1-89, pls I-XXXI. London: John van Voorst, Paternoster Row.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cymbopleura naviculiformis (Auerswald ex Heiberg) Krammer
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Cymbella cuspidata Kützing, 1844. - (11 Jan 2013) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Patrick, R. & Reimer, C.W. (1975). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Vol. 2, Part 1. Entomoneidaceae, Cymbellaceae, Gomphonemaceae, Epithemiaceae. pp. [i]-ix, -213, 28 pls. Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.
Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. , 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.
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