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Frustulia oblonga Kützing 1833

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Neidiineae
Family Amphipleuraceae
Genus Frustulia

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Frustulia oblonga Kützing
Prox. Valve and girdle views.. 26 May 2012. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Gomphonema oxycephalum var. subacutum Unknown authority

Navicula oblonga (Kützing) Kützing Prox. Valve and girdle views.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
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..
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Frustulia is Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Navicula oblonga (Kützing) Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Germany: near Tennstädt, Thuringen (Index Nominum Algarum).

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), oblong (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Living in standing alkaline waters with a higher electrolyte content or that are slightly brackish - (21 May 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], [1]-152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.

Key references
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.

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