Frustulia elliptica C. 1824
Frustulia elliptica C.Agardh 1824: 311
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
Publication date: probably September 1824
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Mastogloia elliptica (C.Agardh) Cleve
Type locality: Sweden: Öresund (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), elliptic, elliptical (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1893). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde. [ser. IV: heft 47]: pls 185-188. . Leipzig: [O.R. Reisland].
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.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 September 2016 by G.M. 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 25 October 2021.