Diatoma aurita 1819
Odontella aurita (Lyngbye) C.Agardh Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Eagle Harbor marina, 400x, DIC
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Diatoma aurita Lyngbye 1819: 182, pl. 62: fig. D
Published in: Lyngbye, H.C. (1819). Tentamen hydrophytologiae danicae continens omnia hydrophyta cryptogama Daniae, Holsatiae, Faeroae, Islandiae, Groenlandiae hucusque cognita, systematice disposita, descripta et iconibus illustrata, adjectis simul speciebus norvegicis. pp. [i]-xxxii, -248, 70 pls. Hafniae [Copenhagen]: typis Schultzianis, in commissis Librariae Gyldendaliae.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Odontella aurita (Lyngbye) C.Agardh
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with long ears.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Ad littus Hofmansgave Fionae [Hofmansgave, Fyn, Denmark] (Lyngbye 1819: 182).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Agardh, C.A. (1832). Conspectus criticus diatomacearum. Part 4. pp. 49-66. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianus.
Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 January 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 15 August 2020.