Frustulia major Kützing 1834
Frustulia major Kützing 250x__Dim. 45 x 295 µm
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Frustulia major Kützing 1834: 547, pl. XIV : fig. 25
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1834 '1833'). Synopsis diatomearum oder Versuch einer systematischen Zusammenstellung der Diatomeen. Linnaea 8: 529-620, pls XIII-XIX [79 figs].
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Pinnularia major (Kützing) Rabenhorst
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), great.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Rabenhorst, L. (1853). Die Süsswasser-Diatomaceen (Bacillarien.): für Freunde der Mikroskopie. pp. -xii, -72, 10 pls. Leipzig: Eduard Kummer.
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 16 April 2021.