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Luticola mutica (Kützing) D.G.Mann 1990

Publication details
Luticola mutica (Kützing) D.G.Mann in Round, R.M.Crawford & D.G.Mann 1990: 532, 670, fig. a-c

Published in: 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.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Luticola.

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

Basionym
Navicula mutica Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Germany: East Frisian Islands: Wangerooge (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: brackish rain puddles. (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), without a point, awnless, blunt (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula mutica Kützing 1844
Schizonema muticum (Kützing) Kuntze 1898
Placoneis mutica (Kützing) Mereschkowsky 1903
Navicula mutica (Kützing) Frenguelli 1924

Nomenclatural notes
Included in Miscoe et al. (2016: 22) as "cf.". - (13 Jun 2016) - M.D. Guiry

Habitat notes
Also living in brackish water. Occasionally aerophytic. Also known from acidic ponds. - (26 Dec 2011) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Navicula mutica Kützing)
Arctic: Arctic (Patova, Davdov & Andreeva 2015).

Atlantic Islands: Iceland (Foged 1974).

Europe: Britain (Hendey 1954, Hendey 1974, Hartley 1986), Czech Republic (Hasler, Handák & Handákova 2007), France (Germain 1981), Germany (Reichardt 1984, Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Rumrich, Lange-Bertalot & Rumrich 2000, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003), Ireland (Adams 1908, Foged 1977, Wolnik & Carter 2014), Italy (Torrisi & Dell'Uomo), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Portugal (Moita & Vilarinho 1999), Russia (Europe) (Stenina & Patova 2007, Stenina 2007), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016, Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Álvarez Cobelas & Estévez García 1982), Ukraine (Bukhtiyarova 1999).

North America: Alaska (Foged 1981), Laurentian Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), Mississippi (Sullivan 1981), North Carolina (Hustedt 1955), Northwest Territories (Sheath & Steinman 1982), Texas (Eberle 1982), United States of America (Patrick & Reimer 1966, Kociolek 2005, Eberle 2008).

Caribbean Islands: Cuba (Comas González 2009).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985), Brazil (Bicudo, Côrte-Real & Martau 1973, Bicudo, Martau & Ungaretti 1975), Colombia (Vélez et al. 2005), Ecuador (Cleve 1894).

Africa: Gambia (Foged 1986), Ghana (Foged 1966), Zaire (Golama Swana Kaketa 1996).

Middle East: Egypt (Khairy & al. 2017), Iran (Jamaloo & al.. 2006), Iraq (Maulood & al. 2013, Al-Saboonchi & Al-Shawi 2016).

South-west Asia: Bangladesh (Ahmed & al. 2009), Khandesh (Jaiswal 2017).

South-east Asia: Thailand (Foged 1972).

Asia: China (Hu & Wei 2006, Liu 2008), Korea (Lee, Choi & Lee 1995), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day & al. 1995), Northern Territory (Day & al. 1995), Queensland (Day & al. 1995), Victoria (Day & al. 1995), Western Australia (Day & al. 1995).

(as Luticola mutica (Kützing) D.G.Mann)
Arctic: Arctic (Patova, Davdov & Andreeva 2015).

Atlantic Islands: Azores (Gonçalves, Marques & Fonseca 2010), Madeira (Ritter & al. 2020).

Europe: Albania (Kupe & al. 2010, Somogyi et al. 2013), Baltic Sea (Hällfors 2004), Black Sea (BSPC Editorial Board 2014, Zotov 2018), Britain (Sims 1996, Whitton & al. 2003), Czech Republic (Veselá & Johansen 2009), France (Anon. 2017), Germany (Täuscher 2014, Täuscher 2016, Cantonati & al. 2017, Hofmann & al. 2018), Ireland (Wolnik & Carter 2014), Italy (Congestri et al. 2005, Torrisi & Dell'Uomo), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), North Macedonia (Levkov & Williams 2012), Poland (Zelazna-Wieczorek 2011, Czerwik-Marcinkowska & Mrozinska 2011, Bąk et al. 2012), Romania (Buczkó 2016, Caraus 2017), Russia (Europe) (Gainutdinov & al. 2017, Patova & Novakovskaya 2018), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018), Spain (Aboal, Puig & Soler 1996, Aboal, Puig & Prefasi 1998, Aboal, Marín & Zafra 2003, Ros, Marín-Murcia & Aboal 2009), Ukraine (Bukhtiyarova 1999, Berezovskaya 2019), Venice Lagoon (Tolomio et al. 2002).

North America: Alaska (Bahls, & Luna 2018), Arkansas (Smith 2010), Canada (Mather & al. 2010), Laurentian Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), Mexico (Flechtner, Johansen & Clark 1998, Novelo 2012, López-Fuerte & Siqueiros-Beltrones 2016, Mora & al. 2017), NW USA (Bahls 2009), Oklahoma (Bergey et al. 2017), Oregon (Sawai et al. 2016), Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995), Tennessee (Johansen & al. 2007), United States of America (Kociolek 2005, Eberle 2008), Washington (Sawai et al. 2016), Western Canada (Bahls, Boynton & Johnston 2018).

South America: Bolivia (Weide et al. 2017 ), Brazil (Eskinazi-Leça & al. 2010, Moresco & Rodrigues 2016), Colombia (Montoya-Moreno et al. 2013).

Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo (Stoyneva-Gärtner & Descy 2020), Ghana (Smith, Smith & Nii Yemoh Annang 2015), Sudan (Reinhold 1937).

Middle East: Iraq (Al-Saedy & al. 2020), Israel (Barinova & Tavassi 2009, Barinova, Yeuda & Nevo 2010, Barinova & al. 2004, Barinova & Romanov 2015), Turkey (Aysel 2005, Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019).

South-west Asia: India (Gupta & Das 2020), Pakistan (Husna et al. 2007).

South-east Asia: Malaysia (Zong & Hassan 2004), Singapore (Pham & al. 2011).

Asia: China (Li & Qi 2018, Li & al. 2019), Mongolia (Dorofeyuk & Kulikovskiy 2012), Russia (Kulikovskiy & al. 2016), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014, Medvedeva & Nikulina 2019), Sakha (Yakutia) (Kopyrina, Pshennikova & Barinova 2020), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014), Tajikistan (Barinova, Boboev & Hisoriev 2015, Niyatbekov & Barinova 2018).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (McCarthy 2013, John 2018), New Zealand (Harper & al. 2012), Tasmania (John 2018).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Hawaiian Islands (Sherwood 2004, Sherwood et al. 2014).

Subantarctic Islands: Île Saint-Paul (St Paul I.) (Van de Vijver, Ledeganck & Lebouvier 2002 ).

Key references
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.

Al-Handal, A.Y. & Al-Shaheen, M.A. (2019). Diatoms in the wetlands of Southern Iraq. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 67: [1]-252, incl. 62 pls (652 figs), 1 map.

Czerwik-Marcinkowska, J. & Mrozinska, T. (2011). Algae and cyanobacteria in caves of the Polish Jura. Polish Botanical Journal 56(2): 203-243, 21 figs.

Flechtner, V.R., Johansen, J.R. & Belnap, J. (2008). The biological soil crusts of the San Nicolas Island: enigmatic algae from a geographically isolated ecosystem. Western North American Naturalist 68(4): 405-436.

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.

John, J. (2020). Diatoms from arid Australia: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 3. pp. [1]-578, 341 figs. Schmitten – Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Kulikovskiy, M., Glushchenko, A.M., Kuznetsova, I.V. & Genkal, S.I. (2016). [Identification book of diatoms from Russia]. pp. [1]-804, 165 pls. Yaroslavl: Filigran. [in Russian]

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.

Levkov, Z., Metzeltin, D. & Pavlov, A. (2013). Luticola and Luticolopsis. In: Diatoms of Europe. Diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Volume 7. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds), pp. 1-698. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Li Jiaying & Qi Yuzao [Li, J.Y. & Qi, Y.Z.] (2018). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XXIII Bacillariophyta Naviculaceae (III). pp. [1-8], i-xxiii, 1-214, pls I-XLVIII. Beijing: Science Press.

Miscoe, L.H., Johansen, J.R., Kociolek, J.P. & Lowe, R.L. (2016). The diatom flora and cyobacteria from caves on Kauai, Hawaii. I. Investigation of the cave diatom flora of Kanuai, Hawaii: an emphasis on taxonomy and distribution. Bibliotheca Phycologica 123: 3-74.

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.

Siver, P.A., Hamilton, P.B., Stachura-Suchoples & Kociolek, J.P. (2005). Diatoms of North America. The freshwater flora of Cape Cod. Iconographia Diatomologica 14: 1-463, 1075 figs in 94 pls.

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