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Cyclotella woltereckii Hustedt 1942

Publication details
Cyclotella woltereckii Hustedt 1942: 16, figs 11-13 (as 'Wolterecki' )

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1942). Süßwasser-Diatomeen des indomalayischen Archipels und der Hawaii-Inseln. Nach dem Material der Wallacea-Expedition. Internationale Revue der gesamten Hydrobiologie und Hydrographie 42(1/3): 1-252.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Discostella woltereckii (Hustedt) Houk & Klee

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Indonesia: Java: Buitenzorg (Hustedt 1942: 16). Holotype: BRM Ac1/68 Notes: Type fide R. Simonsen, Atlas & Cat. Diat. Types Hustedt: 270, pl. 400: figs. 7-14. 1987, according to INA. "Holotype: A slide Ac/68 in BRM, examined by Simonsen, Atlas Cat. Diat. Typ. Fr. Hust. pl. 400. f. 7-14. 1987. Lectotype: An individual at position 467.1 on the holotype slide BRM Ac/68, designated in Tuji & Williams (2006b); micrograph presented by Simonsen, Atlas Cat. Diat. Typ. Fr. Hust. pl. 400. f. 9. 1987." (Tuji 2016: 15).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Adesalu, T. A. & Julius, M.L. (2017). Discostella oyanensis, sp. nov., a new planktonic diatom species from Nigeria, West Africa. Diatom Research 32(2): 163-173.

Key references
Houk, V. & Klee, R. (2004). The stelligeroid taxa of the genus Cyclotella (Kützing) Brébisson (Bacillariophyceae) and their transfer into the new genus Discostella gen. nov. Diatom Research 19(2): 203-228, 137 figs.

Joh, G. (2010). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 1. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales. Freshwater diatoms I. pp. [1-6], 1-161, figs 1-105. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

Mills, E. L., Leach, J H., Carlton, J.T. & C. L. Secor. (1993). Exotic species in the Great Lakes: a history of biotic crises and anthropogenic introductions. Journal of Great Lakes Research 19(1): 1-54.

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

Stoermer, E.F. & Yang, J.J. (1969). Plankton diatom assemblages in Lake Michigan. Special Report Great Lakes Research Division University of Michigan 47: 1-268.

Tuji, A. (2016). Algae aquae dulcis Japonicae exsiccatae. Fascile [sic] VII. Nos. 121-140. pp. 1-42. Tsukuba: National Museum of Nature and Science.

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