Cyclotella ceylonica Holsinger 1955
Cyclotella ceylonica Holsinger 1955: 20, fig. 6,A-J
Published in: Holsinger, E.C.T. (1955). The plankton algae of three Ceylon lakes. Hydrobiologia 7(1-2): 8-24.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Of (from) Ceylon, an island in the Indian Ocean off southern India (cf. ceylonensis & ceylonicus).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: Beira lake, Ceylon (Index Nominum Algarum).
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Håkansson, H. (2002). A compilation and evaluation of species in the genera ["general"] Stephanodiscus, Cyclostephanos and Cyclotella with a new genus in the family Stephanodiscaceae. Diatom Research 17(1): 1-139, 487 figs.
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