Gomphosphenia praegnans J.A.Ress, E.W.Thomas & Kociolek 2016
Gomphosphenia praegnans J.A.Ress, E.W.Thomas & Kociolek 2016: 56, 57, figs 27-44
Published in: Ress, J.A., Thomas, E.W. & Kociolek, J.P. (2016). Newly described Gomphonema and Gomphosphenia from Rocky Mountain Front Range streams, Colorado, USA, with additional discussion of rarely reported taxa. Diatom Research 31(1): 51-62.
Publication date: 2016
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gomphosphenia is Gomphosphenia lingulatiformis (Lange-Bertalot & E.Reichardt) Lange-Bertalot.
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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: USA: Colorado: Rock Creek, Boulder County (40.19049°, - 105.51225°) (Ress et al. 2016: 57). Holotype: J.A. Ress & E.W. Thomas; 4 August 2013; ANSP circled specimen on slide GC 65233 (made from ANSP GCM 5700) (Ress et al. 2016: 57, fig. 41). Notes: Isotype: JPK no. 10407 slide and material in Kociolek Collection at Univ. Colorado, Mus, Nat. Hist., Boulder.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 23 September 2016 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2016 by G.M. Guiry
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