Lindavia affinis ( ) Nakov, Guillory, Julius, Theriot & Alverson
Lindavia affinis (Grunow) Nakov, Guillory, Julius, Theriot & Alverson 2015: 254
Published in: Nakov, T., Guillory, W.X., Julius, M.L., Theriot, E.C. & Alverson, A.J. (2015). Towards a phylogenetic classification of species belonging to the diatom genus Cyclotella (Bacillariophyceae): Transfer of species formerly placed in Puncticulata, Handmannia, Pliocaenicus and Cyclotella to the genus Lindavia. Phytotaxa 217(3): 249-264.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: U.S.A.: California: Carson, Los Angeles Co. (Miocene: Helvetian Stage) (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype (fide V. Houk et al., 2010: 33): W Grunow slide 1468 (Silva 1996-to date
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), neighbouring, allied to, akin to (Stearn 1973).
Cyclotella bodanica var. affinis Grunow 1878
Cyclotella affinis (Grunow) Houk, R.Klee & H.Tanaka 2010
Handmannia affinis (Grunow) Kociolek & Khursevich 2012
This is a freshwater species.
John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. -656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.
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