Cyclotella meneghiniana Kützing 1844

Cyclotella meneghiniana Kützing

Cyclotella meneghiniana KützingBainbridge Island, Washington, USA; pond, 1000x, DIC - 31 January 2010. Karl Bruun (

Publication Details
Cyclotella meneghiniana Kützing 1844: 50, pl. 30: fig. 68

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], [1]-152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.

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Publication date: 7-9 Nov 1844

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cyclotella is Cyclotella tecta Håkansson & R.Ross.

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

Type Information
Type locality: Ferrara, Italia; (Håkansson 2002: 79) Lectotype: BM; 17988, material from package 133 in Kützing Collection (Håkansson 2002: 79) Notes: bei Berlin: Ehrenb.; Ferrara: Mengh. (INA).

General Environment
This is a freshwatermarine species.

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

Last updated: 01 February 2022

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