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Cymbella mesiana Cholnoky 1955

Publication details
Cymbella mesiana Cholnoky 1955: 160, figs 11, 12

Published in: Cholnoky, B.J. (1955). Hydrobiologische Untersuchungen in Transvaal 1. Vergleichung der herbstlichen Algengemeinschaften in Rayton-vlei und Leeufontein. Hydrobiologia 7: 137-209.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Encyonema mesianum (Cholnoky) D.G.Mann

Eponomy
Named for Prof. M. G. Mes.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Cymbella mesiana Cholnoky)
Europe: Britain (Whitton & al. 2003), France (Bertrand et al. 2015, Anon. 2017), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003), Hungary (Németh 2005), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

North America: Arkansas (Smith 2010).

Middle East: Egypt (Khairy & al. 2017).

Asia: Korea (Lee, Choi & Lee 1995).

Source of current name
Round, F.E., Crawford, R.M. & Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms biology and morphology of the genera. pp. [i-ix], 1-747. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Key references
Krammer, K. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (1986). Bacillariophyceae 1 Teil: Naviculaceae. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Herausgegeben von. H. Ettl, J. Gerloff, H. Heynig & D. Mollenhauer. Band 2/1. pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-876, 206 pls with 2976 figures. Stuttgart & New York: Gustav Fischer Verlag.

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