Cymbella aspera (Ehrenberg) Cleve 1894

Cymbella aspera (Ehrenberg) Cleve

Current name: Cymbella aspera (Ehrenberg) Cleve
Dim. 33 x 168 ┬Ám (1000x) - 14 January 2013. Robert Lavigne (

Publication Details
Cymbella aspera (Ehrenberg) Cleve 1894: 175

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1894). Synopsis of the naviculoid diatoms. Part I. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar Series 4 26(2): 1-194, 5 pls.

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

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Cocconema asperum Ehrenberg

Origin of Species Name
, rough, uneven, harsh, rugged

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 28 September 2022

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 September 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 05 June 2023

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