Schizonema affine ( )
Schizonema affine (Ehrenberg) Kuntze 1898: 551
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (3). pp. 1-576. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Publication date: 28 Sep 1898
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Neidium affine (Ehrenberg) Pfitzer
Navicula affinis Ehrenberg
Lectotype locality: Newfoundland, Canada (47-51°N, 53-59W) (Hamilton & Jahn 2005: 284). Lectotype: soil on . BHUPM: Ehrenberg Collection geographical Preparation 271715-d (mica preparation) (Hamilton & Jahn 2005: 286, fig. 15). Notes: Isolectotypes: BHUPM slide ECO 15, circled valve (figs 21-22); CANA slide 53340, circled valve (figs 16-18). Localities: Surinam; Caracas; St. Domingo; Guadeloupe; San Miguel, Mexico; Labrador; Kotzebue's Sound (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), neighbouring, allied to, akin to (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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. ..
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 December 2019.