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Cymbella sinuata var. capitata A.Cleve 1932

Publication details
Cymbella sinuata var. capitata A.Cleve 1932: 108

Published in: Cleve-Euler, A. (1932). Die Kieselalgen des TÃ¥kernsees in Schweden. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar, ser. 3 11(2): 1-254.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cymbella is Cymbella cymbiformis C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Reimeria capitata (A.Cleve) Levkov & Ector

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sinuate, strongly waved (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Levkov, Z. & Ector, L. (2010). A comparative study of Reimeria species (Bacillariophyceae). Nova Hedwigia 90(3-4): 469-489, 64 fig., 2 tables.

Key references
Foged, N. (1974). Freshwater diatoms in Iceland. Bibliotheca Phycologica 15: 1-118, pls 1-36.

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