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Diatoma vulgaris Bory

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Fragilariophycidae
Order Tabellariales
Family Tabellariaceae
Genus Diatoma

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Diatoma vulgaris Bory
prox. Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK. 14 Mar 2018. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at' 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Diatoma vulgaris Bory
Seattle, Washington, USA; ship canal, 1000x, DIC. 06 Feb 2010. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Pinnularia stomatophora f. recta Hustedt

Diatoma vulgaris Bory prox. Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire, UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at' 6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Diatoma vulgaris Bory 1824: 461, fig. 1 [on pl. opposite]

Published in: Bory de Saint-Vincent, J.B.G.M. (1824). Diatome. Diatoma. In: Dictionnaire Classique d'Histoire Naturelle. CRA-D. (Audouin, I. et al. Eds) Vol. 5, pp. 461. Paris: Rey et Gravier; Baudouin Frères.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Diatoma.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), common, general, ordinary (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Bacillaria vulgaris (Bory) Ehrenberg 1836

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Diatoma vulgaris var. distorta Grunow ex van Heurck
Diatoma vulgaris var. vulgaris Bory 1824
Diatoma vulgaris f. producta (Grunow) A.Kurz 1922

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: sur des Conferves du Rhone etc (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Bąk, M., Witkowski, A., Zelazna-Wieczorek, J., Wojtal, A.Z., Szczepocka , E., Szulc, A. & Szulc, B. (2012). Klucz do oznaczania okrzemek w fitobentosie na potrzeby oceny stanu ekologicznego wód powierzchniowych w Polsce Biblioteka Monitoringu Srodowiska. pp. 1-452. Warszawa [Warsaw]: Glowny Inspektorat Ochrony Srodowiska.

Blanco, S. & Williams, D.M. (2015). Corrections to the nomenclature of genus Diatoma (Bacillariophyta: Fragilariaceae). Phytotaxa 202(3): 225-227.

Hu, H. & Wei, Y. (2006). The freshwater algae of China. Systematics, taxonomy and ecology. pp. [4 pls of 16 figs], [i-iv], i-xv, 1-1023. China: www.sciencep.com.

Hustedt, F. (1930). Bacillariophyta (Diatomeae) Zweite Auflage. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Mitteleuropas. Heft 10. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. [i]-vii, [1]-466. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.

Lange-Bertalot, H., Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Cantonati, M. (2017). Freshwater benthic diatoms of Central Europe: over 800 common species used in ecological assessments. English edition with updated taxonomy and added species (Cantonati, M. et al. eds). pp. [1]-942, 135 pls. Schmitten-Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.

Peng, Y.M., Rioual, P., Williams, D.M., Zhang, Z.Y., Zhang, Dei & Jin, Z.D. (2017). Diatoma kalakulensis sp. nov. - a new diatom (Bacillariophyceae) species from a high-altitude lake in the Pamir Mountains, Western China. Diatom Research 32(2): 175-184, 30 figs, 2 tables.

Plinski, M. & Witkowski, A. (2011). Okrzemki – Bacillariophyta (Diatoms) (with the English key for the identification to the genus) Cz. 4/2: Okrzemki pierzaste (Fragilariophyceae, Eunotiophyceae, Achnanthales) Part two: Pennate diatoms - I). In: Flora Zatoki Gdanskiej i wód przyleglych (Baltyk poludniowy). : [1]-167, plus 4 pls, 4 photo.

Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo Geologicheskoi Literatury 3(1): [1]-398, 117 pls. [in Russian]

Qi Yuzao & Li Jiaying & Qi Yuzao [ Qi, Y.Z. & Li, J.Y.] with Xie Shuqi & Zhang Zian [Xie,S.-Q. & Zhang, Z.] (2004). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus X Bacillariophyta Pennatae (Arpahidiales Raphidionales). pp. [1-8], i-xix, 1-161, plus pls I-XLI. Beijing: Science Press.

Reavie, E.D. & Kireta, A.R. (2015). Centric, araphid and eunotioid diatoms of the coastal Laurentian Great Lakes. Sampling, taxonomic descriptions and environmental characteristics. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 62: [1]-184, 49 pls.

Reichardt, E. (2018). Die Diatomeen im Gebiet der Stadt Treuchtlingen. pp. [1]-576 (Band 1); 579-1184 (Band 2), incl 451 pls. München: Bayerische Botanische Gesellschaft [Selbstverlag der Gesellschaft].

Villac, M.C., Kaczmarska, I. & Ehrman, J.M. (2016). Diatoms from ship ballast sediments (with consideration of a few additional species of special interest). Diatom Monographs 18: [1]-557, 235 pls.

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