Navicula aspera 1840
Trachyneis aspera (Ehrenberg) Cleve Marine sample, Alboran Sea. Planapo 63x/1.4, DIC, 115 µm in length, stacked in Photoshop. Girdle view
© Forbes Pettigrew
Navicula aspera Ehrenberg 1840: 213
Published in: Ehrenberg, [C.G.] (1840). [Characteristik von 274 neuen Arten von Infusorien]. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königlich-Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1840: 197-219.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Trachyneis aspera (Ehrenberg) Cleve
Origin of species name
rough, uneven, harsh, rugged.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: in limo portus Christianiae viva (Index Nominum Algarum).
Source of current name
Cleve, P.T. (1894). Synopsis of the naviculoid diatoms. Part I. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar Series 4 26(2): 1-194, 5 pls.
Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300, no figs.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 March 2020 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 796 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=38647
Cite this record as:
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 15 January 2021.