Cymbella obtusa W.Gregory 1856
Cymbella obtusa W.Gregory 1856: 5, pl. I : fig. 19
Published in: Gregory, W. (1856). Notice of some new species of British fresh-water Diatomaceae. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, New Series 4: 1-14, pl. I.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), obtuse, blunt (Stearn 1973).
Cocconema obtusum (W.Gregory) West & G.S.West 1905
This is a freshwater species.
Bahls, L. (2019). Diatoms from Western North America 2. Cymbellafalsa, Cymbopleura and Delicatophycus (Bacillariophyta) — taxonomy, ecology, biogeography. pp. -114, 75 pls. Helena, Montana: published by the author.
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