Stauroneis truncata H.P.Gandhi, nom. inval. 1998
Stauroneis truncata H.P.Gandhi 1998: 230, pl. III : figs 122, nom. inval.
Published in: Gandhi, H.P. (1998). Fresh-water diatoms of Central Gujarat: with a review and some others. pp. [i-vi], -324, 4 pls. Dehra Dun, India: Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stauroneis gandhii Guiry & Karthick
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), truncate, i.e., ending very abruptly as if cut straight across (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: type implied but not designated. (See INA). - (4 May 2020) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: “Aqua cloacarum agro effluxis - Baroda” [Gujarat, India] (Gandhi 1998: 230).
Source of current name
Guiry, M.D., Vigneshwaran, A. & Karthick, B. (2020). Validation and replacement of some diatom names published by H.P.Gandhi. Notulae Algarum 133: 1-9, no figs.
Created: 12 November 2019 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 May 2020 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 October 2020.