Frustulia ventricosa C. 1827
Frustulia ventricosa C.Agardh 1827: 626
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1827). Neue Gattungen und Arten von Algen. Flora 10(41): 641-646.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Encyonema ventricosum (C.Agardh) Grunow
Type locality: "Ad Carlsbad..." (Agardh 1827: 626).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen, especially on one side (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 July 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Ross, R. & Håkansson, H. (2000). Re-examination of the type material of Frustulia ventricosa Agardh and F. operculata Agardh: Rhopalodia operculata (Agardh) Håkansson. Diatom Research 15(2): 263-284.
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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.