Odontella aurita (Lyngbye) C.Agardh 1832
Odontella aurita (Lyngbye) C.Agardh
Kingston, Washington, USA; Arness Roadside Park, Lugol's, 400x, DIC - 14 March 2009. Karl Bruun (email@example.com)
Odontella aurita (Lyngbye) C.Agardh 1832: 56
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1832). Conspectus criticus diatomacearum. Part 4. pp. 49-66. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianus.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Odontella.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Diatoma aurita Lyngbye
Type locality: Ad littus Hofmansgave Fionae [Hofmansgave, Fyn, Denmark]; (Lyngbye 1819: 182)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), with long ears.
This is a marine species.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 17 June 2022
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 June 2022. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 March 2023