Fragilaria binodis Ehrenberg 1854: pl. 5/2: fig. 26
Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1854). Mikrogeologie. Einundvierzig Tafeln mit über viertausend grossentheils colorirten Figuren, Gezeichnet vom Verfasser. [Atlas]. pp. pls 1-40. Leipzig: Leopold Voss.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Staurosira binodis (Ehrenberg) Lange-Bertalot
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with two nodes (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to INA, when introduced this name had no description; valid according to CAS, concluding perhaps that it was validated by analytical figures (see ICN Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (23 Feb 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No description (Index Nominum Algarum).
Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2019.