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Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst 1853

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 saxonica Rabenhorst
In Batrachospermum mucilage. Cummeenaloughaun, Co Kerry, Ireland.. 27 Jun 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter at 6cvw.freeuk.com.

Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst
Prox. Auxospore. Collected by Jeannie Beadle, nr Abisko, Swden. 14 Aug 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst
Prox. Auxospore. Collected by Jeannie Beadle, nr Abisko, Swden. 14 Aug 2014. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst
Cummeenaloughaun, Co Kerry, Ireland. 16 Jun 2013. © C.F. Carter chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst
Cummeenaloughaun, Co Kerry, Ireland. 16 Jun 2013. © C.F. Carter chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst
Cummeenaloughaun, Co Kerry, Ireland. 16 Jun 2013. © C.F. Carter chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst
Cummeenaloughaun, Co Kerry, Ireland. 16 Jun 2013. © C.F. Carter chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst
In Batrachospermum. Cummeenaloughaun, Co Kerry, Ireland. 16 Jun 2013. © C.F. Carter chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst
Collected by Ingrid Jüttner, Lough Nambrackmore, Galway, Ireland.. 15 Feb 2013. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Scytonema granulatum G.Martens

Frustulia rhomboides var. saxonica (Rabenhorst) De Toni Prox. Auxospore. Collected by Jeannie Beadle, nr Abisko, Swden
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst 1853: 50, pl. VII [7]: Frustulia: fig. 1

Published in: Rabenhorst, L. (1853). Die Süsswasser-Diatomaceen (Bacillarien.): für Freunde der Mikroskopie. pp. [1]-xii, [1]-72, 10 pls. Leipzig: Eduard Kummer.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Frustulia.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Sachsischen, Schweiz (Index Nominum Algarum).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula saxonica (Rabenhorst) Lagerstedt 1873
Frustulia rhomboides var. saxonica (Rabenhorst) De Toni 1891
Vanheurckia rhomboides var. saxonica (Rabenhorst) Holmboe 1899
Navicula rhomboides var. saxonica (Rabenhorst) Budde 1928

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Frustulia saxonica var. typica Cleve-Euler 1952

General environment
This is a terrestrial species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Frustulia saxonica Rabenhorst)
Atlantic Islands: Azores (Gonçalves, Marques & Fonseca 2010).

Europe: Belgium (Denys 200), Britain (Whitton & al. 2003), Bulgaria (Stoyneva-Gärtner & al. 2015), Czech Republic (Veselá & Johansen 2009, Kulichová & Fialová 2016 , Mutinová et al. 2017), France (Bertrand et al. 2015, Anon. 2017), Germany (Cantonati & al. 2017, Hofmann & al. 2018, Täuscher 2020), Ireland (Wolnik & Carter 2014), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Poland (Bąk et al. 2012, Rbak, Noga & Zubel 2018), Romania (Caraus 2017), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016, Das & al. 2020), Spain (Leira, López-Rodríguez & Carballeira 2017), Ukraine (Bukhtiyarova 1999, Kryvosheia & Kapustin 2019).

North America: Arkansas (Smith 2010), Laurentian Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), NW USA (Bahls 2009), Tennessee (Johansen & al. 2007), United States of America (Potapova & Charles 2003, Kociolek 2005), Western Canada (Bahls, Boynton & Johnston 2018).

South America: Brazil (Eskinazi-Leça & al. 2010, Dunck & al. 2018), Colombia (Montoya-Moreno et al. 2013).

Africa: Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) (N’Guessan & al. 2018), Democratic Republic of Congo (Stoyneva-Gärtner & Descy 2020), Ghana (Smith, Smith & Nii Yemoh Annang 2015), Kenya (Cocquyt 2007), Sudan (Reinhold 1937).

Middle East: Turkey (Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019).

South-west Asia: India (Mandal et al. 2020, Gupta & Das 2020).

Asia: Bering Island (Potapova 2014), Korea (Lee et al. 2020), Mongolia (Dorofeyuk & Kulikovskiy 2012), Russia (Kulikovskiy & al. 2016), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2014, Medvedeva & Nikulina 2019), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Harper & al. 2012), Queensland (John 2016), Tasmania (John 2018).

(as Frustulia rhomboides var. saxonica (Rabenhorst) De Toni)
Atlantic Islands: Iceland (Foged 1974).

Europe: Baltic Sea (Hällfors 2004), Britain (Hartley 1986, Sims 1996, Yang & Flower 2012, Pentecost & Haworth 2021), Finland (Weckstrom & Juggins 2006), France (Germain 1981, Anon. 2017), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Rumrich, Lange-Bertalot & Rumrich 2000, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003, Täuscher 2016), Ireland (Foged 1977, Wolnik & Carter 2014, Wolnik & Carter 2014), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015, Veen & al. 2015), Russia (Europe) (Stenina & Patova 2007, Komulaynen 2018), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Álvarez Cobelas & Estévez García 1982), Sweden (Skuja 1956).

North America: Alaska (Foged 1981), Aleutian Islands (Skuja 1969), Laurentian Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), Mississippi (Sullivan 1981), Northwest Territories (Sheath & Steinman 1982), Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995), United States of America (Patrick & Reimer 1966, Kociolek 2005, Eberle 2008), Virginia (Wołowski et al. 2011 ).

South America: Argentina (Tell 1985), Brazil (Bicudo, Côrte-Real & Martau 1973, Bicudo, Martau & Ungaretti 1975).

Africa: Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) (N’Guessan & al. 2018), Gambia (Foged 1986), Ghana (Foged 1966), South Africa (Cholnoky 1958).

South-east Asia: Myanmar (Burma) (Skuja 1949), Singapore (Pham & al. 2011), Thailand (Foged 1972).

Asia: China (Li & Qi 2010), Japan (Iwahashi 1936), Korea (Lee, Choi & Lee 1995), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014, Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day & al. 1995), New Zealand (Chapman, Thompson & Segar 1957), Queensland (Day & al. 1995, Phillips 2002, Bostock & Holland 2010), Tasmania (Day & al. 1995), Victoria (Day & al. 1995), Western Australia (Day & al. 1995).

Key references
Bouchard, A.J., Hamilton, P.B., Savoie, A.M. & Starr, J.R. (2019). Molecular and morphological data reveal hidden diversity in common North American Frustulia species (Amphipleuraceae). Diatom Research 34(4): 205-223.

Cocquyt, C. (2007). Diatom diversity in Hausburg Tarn, a glacial lake on Mount Kenya, East Africa. Diatom Research 22(2): 255-285, 126 figs.

Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2013). Diatomeen im Süßwasser—Benthos von Mitteleuropa. Bestimmungsflora Kieselalgen für die ökologische Praxis. Über 700 der häufigsten Arten und ihre Ökologie. pp. [1]-908, 133 pls. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

John, J. (2016). Diatoms from Stradbroke and Fraser Islands, Australia: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 1. pp. [1]-377, 258 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. [1]-656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Kulikovskiy, M., Glushchenko, A.M., Kuznetsova, I.V. & Genkal, S.I. (2016). [Identification book of diatoms from Russia]. pp. [1]-804, 165 pls. Yaroslavl: Filigran. [in Russian]

Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (1996). Indicators of oligotrophy. 800 taxa representative of three ecologically distinct lake types, carbonate buffered-Oligodystrophic-weakly buffered soft water with 2428 figures on 125 plates. Oligotrophie-Indikatoren. 800 Taxa repräsentativ für drei diverse Seen-Typen: Kalkreich - Oligodystroph - Schwach gepuffertes Weichwasser mit 2428 Figuren auf 125 Tafeln. Iconographia Diatomologica 2: [1]-390, 125 pls., 2 tables.

Lange-Bertalot, H. (2001). Navicula sensu stricto. 10 Genera separated from Navicula sensu lato. Frustulia. Diatoms of Europe Vol. 2: diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. pp. 1-526, 140 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.

Lange-Bertalot, H., Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Cantonati, M. (2017). Freshwater benthic diatoms of Central Europe: over 800 common species used in ecological assessments. English edition with updated taxonomy and added species (Cantonati, M. et al. eds). pp. [1]-942, 135 pls. Schmitten-Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Lee, S.D., Lee, H., Park, J., Yun, S.M., Lee, J.-Y., Lim, J., Park, M. & Kwon, D. (2020). Late Holocene diatoms in sediment cores from the Gonggeomji Wetland in Korea. Diatom Research 35(3): 195-229.

Leira, M., López-Rodríguez, M. del C. & Carballeira, R. (2017). Epilithic diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from running waters in NW Iberian Peninsula (Galicia, Spain). Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 74(2): eO62: 1-24, 12 figs.

Mandal, M., Zelazna-Wieczorek, J. & Sarkar, N.S. (2020). New diatom taxa for the Indian Sundarbans found in short sediment cores. Diatom Research 35(1): [1-18] 17-35.

Miscoe, L.H., Johansen, J.R., Kociolek, J.P. & Lowe, R.L. (2016). The diatom flora and cyobacteria from caves on Kauai, Hawaii. I. Investigation of the cave diatom flora of Kanuai, Hawaii: an emphasis on taxonomy and distribution. Bibliotheca Phycologica 123: 3-74.

Rabenhorst, L. (1848-1860). Die Algen Sachsens. Resp. Mittel-Europa's Gesammelt und herausgegeben von Dr. L. Rabenhorst, Dec. 1-100. No. 1-1000. [Exsiccata, issued at various dates]. . Dresden.

Siver, P.A., Hamilton, P.B., Stachura-Suchoples & Kociolek, J.P. (2005). Diatoms of North America. The freshwater flora of Cape Cod. Iconographia Diatomologica 14: 1-463, 1075 figs in 94 pls.

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References
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Kulichová, J., & Fialová, M. (2016). Correspondence between morphology and ecology: morphological variation of the Frustulia crassinervia-saxonica species complex (Bacillariophyta) reflects the ombro-minerotrophic gradient. Cryptogamie Algologie 37(1): 15-28.
Lange-Bertalot, H. & Jahn, R. (2000). On the identity of Navicula (Frustulia) rhomboides and Frustulia saxonica (Bacillariophyceae). Systematics and Geography of Plants 70(2): 255-261, 11 figs.

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