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Fragilaria atomus Hustedt

Publication details
Fragilaria atomus Hustedt 1931: 164, fig. 672 B

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1931). Die Kieselalgen Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz unter Berücksichtigung der übrigen Länder Europas sowie der angrenzenden Meeresgebiete. Bd. VII: Teil 2: Liefrung 1. In: Rabenhorst's Kryptogamen Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Anon. Eds), pp. [1]-176. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft m.b.h..

Publication date: Nov 1931

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fragilaria is Fragilaria pectinalis (O.F.Müller) Lyngbye.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Martyana atomus (Hustedt) Snoeijs

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a small particle.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Snoeijs, P.J.M., Hallfors, G. & Leskinen, E. (1991). The transfer of two epipsammic diatom species to the genus Martyana. Diatom Research 6(1): 165-173.

Key references
Cheng Zhaodi & Gao Yahui [Cheng, Z.D. & Gao, Y.H.] (2012). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [i-viii], i-xxvi, 1-137 plus 35 pls. Beijing: Science Press.

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.

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Talgatti, D., C.E.Wetzel, E.A.Morales, L.Ector & L.Carvalho Torgan (2014). Transfer of Fragilaria atomus Hust. to the genus Staurophorma (Bacillariophyta) based on observation of type and newly collected material. Phytotaxa 158(1): 43-56, 65 fig., 2 tables.

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