Cyclotella tecta Håkansson & R. 1984
Cyclotella tecta Håkansson & R.Ross 1984: 529
Published in: Håkansson, H. & Ross, R. (1984). Proposals to designate conserved types for Cymbella C. Agardh and Cyclotella (Kützing) Brébisson, and to conserve Rhopalodia O. Müller against Pyxidicula Ehrenberg (all Bacillariophyceae). Taxon 33: 525-531.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Cyclotella.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cyclotella distinguenda Hustedt
Type locality: Tennstädt, Germany (Håkansson 2002: 72). Holotype: Kützing Collection slide 17986 BM (Håkansson 2002: 72). Notes: Original material: pkt. 139 BM, Kützing collection. T.: Kützing 139, Tennstaedt, Erfurt, Germany (BM, praep. coll. Diat. BM 17986) (INA).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
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. , 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.
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.
Håkansson, H. (1989). A light and electron microscopical investigation of the type species of Cyclotella (Bacillariophyceae) and related forms, using original material. Diatom Research 4(2): 255-267.
Håkansson, H. (2002). A compilation and evaluation of species in the genera ["general"] Stephanodiscus, Cyclostephanos and Cyclotella with a new genus in the family Stephanodiscaceae. Diatom Research 17(1): 1-139, 487 figs.
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