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Frustulia amphipleuroides (Grunow) A.Cleve 1934

Publication details
Frustulia amphipleuroides (Grunow) A.Cleve 1934: 87

Published in: Cleve-Euler, A. (1934). The diatoms of Finnish Lapland. Societas Scientiarum Fennica. Commentationes Biologicae 4(14): 1-154, 6 pls.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Frustulia is Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst.

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

Basionym
Navicula rhomboides var. amphipleuroides Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Russia: Yenisei, Arctic Ocean (Index Nominum Algarum).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula rhomboides var. amphipleuroides Grunow 1880
Frustulia rhomboides var. amphipleuroides (Grunow) De Toni 1891
Vanheurckia rhomboides var. amphipleuroides (Grunow) Frenguelli 1942
Vanheurckia rhomboides var. amphipleuroides (Grunow) Patrick 1945

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Vanheurckia rhomboides var. amphipleuroides Grunow 1880
Frustulia amphipleuroides var. typica Cleve-Euler 1952

Habitat notes
A freshwater species, but occasionally found on sandy beaches, living in fully saline water (Hendey 1964). - (23 Jan 2013) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine/freshwater species.

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Key references
Eberle, M.E. (2008). Recent diatoms reported from the central United States: register of taxa and synonyms. Hays, Kansas: Department of Biological Sciences, Fort Hays State University. Latest electronic version: 5 December 2008.

Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2013). Diatomeen im Süßwasser—Benthos von Mitteleuropa. Bestimmungsflora Kieselalgen für die ökologische Praxis. Über 700 der häufigsten Arten und ihre Ökologie. pp. [1]-908, 133 pls. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. [1]-656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Lange-Bertalot, H. (2001). Navicula sensu stricto. 10 Genera separated from Navicula sensu lato. Frustulia. Diatoms of Europe Vol. 2: diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. pp. 1-526, 140 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.

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.

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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