Frustulia rhomboides f. capitata (Ant.Mayer) Hustedt 1930
Frustulia rhomboides f. capitata (Ant.Mayer) Hustedt 1930: 456 (as 'Frustulia rhomboides var. saxonica f. capitata' )
Published in: Hustedt, F. (1930). Bacillariophyta (Diatomeae) Zweite Auflage. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Mitteleuropas. Heft 10. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. [i]-vii, -466. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Frustulia rhomboides var. capitata (Ant.Mayer) R.M.Patrick
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a rhomboid.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Living in slightly acid water of low mineral content. - (25 Jan 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.
Eberle, M.E. (2008). Recent diatoms reported from the central United States: register of taxa and synonyms. Hays, Kansas: Department of Biological Sciences, Fort Hays State University. Latest electronic version: 5 December 2008.
Foged, N. (1966). Freshwater diatoms from Ghana. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Shrifter 15(1): 1-169, 25 pls.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 March 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa
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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2021.