Biremis ambigua (Cleve) D.G.Mann 1990
Biremis ambigua (Cleve) D.G.Mann in Round, R.M.Crawford & D.G.Mann 1990: 664
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.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Biremis.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Pinnularia ambigua Cleve
Type locality: Germany (Oldenburg); Russia (Cape Wankarema [Vankarem]); Sweden (Lysekil, Bohüsian) (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), doubtful, uncertain (Stearn 1973).
This is a ubiquitous species.
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