Diploneis littoralis ( ) Cleve 1894
Diploneis littoralis (Donkin) Cleve 1894: 94 (as 'litoralis' )
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Navicula littoralis Donkin
Type locality: "Abundant in several locaities on the sandy beach of Northumberland" [NE England] (Donkin 1870: 6).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pertaining to the shore (Stearn 1973).
Navicula littoralis Donkin 1871
As "littoralis" [not "litoralis"] in the original description of Navicula littoralis. This is the orthography required in all subsequent recombinations. - (31 Oct 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
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