Cymbella cuspidata W.Smith, nom. illeg. 1853

Publication Details
Cymbella cuspidata W.Smith, nom. illeg. 1853: 18, pl. 2: fig. 22a

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. I. pp. [i]-xxxiii, 1-89, pls I-XXXI. London: John van Voorst, Paternoster Row.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cymbella is Cymbella cymbiformis C.Agardh.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cymbopleura naviculiformis (Auerswald ex Heiberg) Krammer.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), pointed (Brown 1954).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 11 January 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda.

Last updated: 14 January 2016

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 14 January 2016. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 August 2022

 
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