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Fragilaria alpestris Krasske ex Hustedt

Publication details
Fragilaria alpestris Krasske ex Hustedt 1931: 165, fig. 673 B

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1931). Die Kieselalgen Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz unter Berücksichtigung der übrigen Länder Europas sowie der angrenzenden Meeresgebiete. Bd. VII: Teil 2: Liefrung 1. In: Rabenhorst's Kryptogamen Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Anon. Eds), pp. [1]-176. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft m.b.h..

Publication date: Nov 1931

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fragilaria is Fragilaria pectinalis (O.F.Müller) Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Staurosirella alpestris (Krasske) Le Cohu

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), alpine.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

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.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Le Cohu, R. (1988). Fragilaria alpestris, Opephora naveana nov. sp. et le complexe Synedra ulna (Bacillariophycées, Araphidinées): morphologie et ultrastructure. Cryptogame Algologie 9: 101-116.
Le Cohu, R. (1988). Fragilaria alpestris, Opephora naveana nov. sp. et le complexe Synedra ulna (Bacillariophycées, Araphidinées): morphologie et ultrastructure. Cryptogame Algologie 9: 101-116.

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