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Navicula baltica Ehrenberg 1834

Publication details
Navicula baltica Ehrenberg 1834: 258

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1834). Dritter Beitrag zur Erkenntniss grosser Organisation in der Richtung des kleinsten Raumes. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1833: 145-336, pls I-XIII.
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Publication date: Effective date: Mai 1834

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Navicula is Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gyrosigma balticum (Ehrenberg) Rabenhorst

Type information
Type locality: Germany: Baltic Sea [Kiel] (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Ehrenberg; 23.x.1832; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Designated neotypes: Texel, Schorren Nature Reserve, 21-IX-1989 (Sterrenburg no. 280). Neotype BM 81615, isoneotypes deposited in ANSP, BRM (Sterrenburg, 1995: 402).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Baltic Sea.

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

Taxonomic notes
Also published in Ehrenberg 1835, p.258 - (11 Sep 2011) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Rabenhorst, L. (1853). Die Süsswasser-Diatomaceen (Bacillarien.): für Freunde der Mikroskopie. pp. [1]-xii, [1]-72, 10 pls. Leipzig: Eduard Kummer.

Key references
Ehrenberg, C.G. (1838). Atlas von Vier und Sechzig Kupfertafeln ze Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg über Infusionsthierchen. pp. pls I-LXIV. Leipzig: Verlag von Leopold Voss.

Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.

Sterrenburg, F.A.S. (1995). Studies on the genera Gyrosigma and Pleurosigma (Bacillariophyceae) Gyrosigma balticum (Ehrenberg) Rabenhorst, G. pensacolae sp. n. and simulacrum species. Botanica Marina 38(5): 401-408, 20 figs.

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