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Cymbella muelleri Hustedt 1937

Publication details
Cymbella muelleri Hustedt 1937: 425 (as 'mülleri' )

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1937). Systematische und ökologische Untersuchungen über die Diatomeen-Flora von Java, Bali und Sumatra nach dem Material der Deutschen Limnologischen Sunda-Expedition. Archiv für Hydrobiologie (Supplement) 15: 393-506, pls 21-28, 36-43.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cymbella is Cymbella cymbiformis C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Encyonema muelleri (Hustedt) D.G.Mann

Origin of species name
Noun (singular possessive) (Latinised), honouring a person with the surname Müller.

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

Nomenclatural notes
New name for Cymbella grossestriata var. obtusiuscula Müller 1905; priority for Cymbella obtusiuscula Kützing, 1844. - (13 Jan 2013) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Cymbella muelleri Hustedt)
North America: Alaska (Foged 1981), Laurentian Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), Texas (Eberle 1982), United States of America (Patrick & Reimer 1975, Kociolek 2005, Eberle 2008).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985).

Africa: Africa (Cholnoky 1958), Ghana (Foged 1966), Zaire (Golama Swana Kaketa 1996).

Middle East: Israel (Tsarenko & al. 2000).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day & al. 1995), Queensland (Day & al. 1995), Victoria (Day & al. 1995).

Source of current name
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.

Key references
Eberle, M.E. (2008). Recent diatoms reported from the central United States: register of taxa and synonyms. Hays, Kansas: Department of Biological Sciences, Fort Hays State University. Latest electronic version: 5 December 2008.

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.

Patrick, R. & Reimer, C.W. (1975). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Vol. 2, Part 1. Entomoneidaceae, Cymbellaceae, Gomphonemaceae, Epithemiaceae. pp. [i]-ix, [1]-213, 28 pls. Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.

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