Frustulia acrosphaeria Brébisson 1838
Frustulia acrosphaeria Brébisson 1838: 19
Published in: Brébisson, [L.] A. de (1838). Considerations sur les diatomées et essai d'une classification des genres et des espèces appartenant à cette famille, par A. de Brébisson, auteur de la Flore de Normandie, etc. pp. [i], -20, [4, err.]. Falaise & Paris: Brée l'Ainée Imprimeur-Libraire; Meilhac.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pinnularia gibbiformis Krammer
Type locality: France: Calvados: Falaise (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Brébisson; AWH Coll. Van Heurck 65 (Index Nominum Algarum
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
[Priority for Pinnularia acrosphaeria W. Smith 1853 (INA)]. - (8 May 2015) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
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
Krammer, K. (1992). Pinnularia. Eine Monographie der europäischen Taxa. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 26: 1-353, pls 1-76.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 21 October 2021.