Frustulia oblonga Kützing 1833
Navicula oblonga (Kützing) Kützing Prox. Valve and girdle views.
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Frustulia oblonga Kützing 1833: 548, pl. 14: fig. 24
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1833). Algarum aquae dulcis germanicorum Decas VIII. pp. [1-23]. Hallis Saxonum [Halle]: in commissis C.A. Schwetschkii et fil..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Navicula oblonga (Kützing) Kützing
Type locality: Germany: near Tennstädt, Thuringen (Index Nominum Algarum).
Described as a fossil.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), oblong (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Living in standing alkaline waters with a higher electrolyte content or that are slightly brackish - (21 May 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], -152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.
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: 07 February 2019 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 21 October 2021.