Cymbella pediculus Kützing 1844
Cymbella pediculus Kützing 1844: 80; pl.5:fig.VIII; pl.6:fig.VII
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], -152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.
Publication date: 7-9 Nov 1844
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amphora pediculus (Kützing) Grunow
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), dimunitive of louse (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Costello, M.T., Emblow, C.S. & White, R.G. (2001). European register of marine species. A check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides ot their identification. Patrimoines naturels 50: 1-463.
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.
Levkov, Z. (2009). Amphora sensu lato. In: Diatoms of Europe: Diatoms of the European Inland Waters and Comparable Habitats. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds) Vol. 5, pp. 5-916. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 June 2013 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 552 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=37544
Cite this record as:
Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 August 2020.