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
Type locality: Italy; France; Germany (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), dimunitive of louse (Brown 1946).
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.
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 October 2021.