Fragilaria vaucheriae (Kützing) J.B.Petersen 1938

Publication Details
Fragilaria vaucheriae (Kützing) J.B.Petersen 1938: 167, fig. 1 a-g

Published in: Petersen, J.B. (1938). Fragilaria intermedia-Synedra Vaucheriae ? . Botaniska Notiser 1938(1-3): 164-170, fig.1.

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

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

Exilaria vaucheriae Kützing

Type Information
Type locality: "Quelle bei Weissenfels", Germany; (Wetzel & Ector 2015: 275) Type: on Vaucheria clavata in einer Quelle; BM; Slide BM 101 794 (Delgado & al. 2016: 4, fig. 2) Notes: Package no. 185 (type material) housed in the Botanic Garden Meise (Wetzel & Ector, 2015). But Delgado et al. have "Holotype. Slide BM 101 794, prepared with material from the sample collected in Mogofores, housed in the Natural History Museum, London (UK), illustrated in Figs 3–62. The valve representing the holotype is illustrated in Fig. 9" and mention an "isotype" Slide ZU10/14, prepared from the sample Mogofores, housed at the Friedrich Hustedt Diatom Collection, Alfred-Wegener- Institut für Polar- und Meeresforschung, Bremerhaven, Germany (BRM).

Origin of Species Name
, resembling, or growing on or in species of the genus Vaucheria

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

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

Last updated: 06 July 2022

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