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Navicula entomon Ehrenberg 1840

Publication details
Navicula entomon Ehrenberg 1840: 76

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1840). Über noch zahlreich jetzt lebende Thierarten der Kreidebildung und den Organismus der Polythalamien Preprint of Abhandlung der Könglichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin aus dem Jahre 1839 [1841] with different pagination. pp. 1-94, 4 pls. Berlin.

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 Diploneis entomon (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg

Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), cut into sections.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Ehrenberg, C.G. (1854). Mikrogeologie. Das Erden und Felsen schaffende Wirken des unsichtbar kleinen selbstständigen Lebens auf der Erde. pp. 1-374. Leipzig: Verlag von Leopold Voss.

Key references
Donkin, A.S. (1873). The natural history of the British Diatomaceae. Part III. pp. 49-74, pls 9-12. London: John Van Voorst, 1 Paternoster Row.

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