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Navicula porifera Hustedt 1944

Publication details
Navicula porifera Hustedt 1944: 284, fig. 25

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1944). Neue und wenig bekannte Diatomeen. Bericht der Deutschen Botanischen Gessellschaft 61: 271-290, 8 pl.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Navicula is Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Placoneis porifera (Hustedt) T.Ohtsuka & Y.Fujita

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Navicula porifera Hustedt)
Atlantic Islands: Iceland (Foged 1974).

Europe: Britain (Hartley 1986, Sims 1996, Whitton & al. 2003), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Rumrich, Lange-Bertalot & Rumrich 2000, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003), Ireland (Foged 1977, Wolnik & Carter 2014), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

North America: NW USA (Bahls 2009).

South America: Colombia (Montoya-Moreno et al. 2013).

Asia: China (Li & Qi 2018).

Source of current name
Ohtsuka, T. & Fujita, Y. (2001). The diatom flora and its seasonal changes in a paddy field in central Japan. Nova Hedwigia 73(1/2): 97-128, 10 pls., 1 fig., 2 tables.

Key references
Krammer, K. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (1986). Bacillariophyceae 1 Teil: Naviculaceae. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Herausgegeben von. H. Ettl, J. Gerloff, H. Heynig & D. Mollenhauer. Band 2/1. pp. [i]-xvi, [1]-876, 206 pls with 2976 figures. Stuttgart & New York: Gustav Fischer Verlag.

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.

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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