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Lindavia comta (Kützing) Nakov, Gullory, Julius, Theriot & Alverson

Publication details
Lindavia comta (Kützing) Nakov, Gullory, Julius, Theriot & Alverson 2015: 255

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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Lindavia is Cyclotella socialis Schütt.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Cyclotella comta Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Germany: Hochsimmer am Rhein (Silva 1996-to date). Type: W Grunow coll. 1298 (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Grunow coll. 1298 (typ. cons.)

This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cyclotella comta Kützing 1849
Puncticulata comta (Kützing) H.Hakansson 2002
Handmannia comta (Ehrenberg) Kociolek & Khursevich 2012

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 15 November 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Rioual, P., Jewson, D., Liu, Q., Chu, G., Han, J. & Liu, J. (2017). Morphology and ecology of a new centric diatom belonging to the Cyclotella comta (Ehrenberg) Kützing complex: Lindavia khinganensis sp. nov. from the Greater Khingan Range, Northeastern China. Cryptogamie Algologie 38(4): 349-377.

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