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Frustulia obtusa (Lyngbye) C.Agardh 1824

Publication details
Frustulia obtusa (Lyngbye) C.Agardh 1824: 1

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, [1]-312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
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Publication date: probably September 1824

Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Basionym
Echinella obtusa Lyngbye

Type information
Denmark: Ulrichsholm, Fyn

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Echinella obtusa Lyngbye 1819
Rhabdium obtusum (Lyngbye) Wallroth 1833
Denticula obtusa (Lyngbye) K├╝tzing 1844
Bacillaria obtusa (Lyngbye) Tomosvary 1879
Homoeocladia obtusa (Lyngbye) Kuntze 1898
Grunowia obtusa (Lyngbye) Pantocsek 1901

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Berkeley, M.J. (1832). Gleanings of British algae; being an appendix to the supplement to English Botany. , pls 1-4. London: C.E. Sowerby.

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