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Cymbella brasiliana Cleve 1881

Publication details
Cymbella brasiliana Cleve 1881: 4, pl. 1: fig. 4

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1881). On some new and little known diatoms. Kongliga Svenska-Vetenskaps Akademiens Handlingar, N.F. 18(5): 1-28, 6 pls.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cymbella is Cymbella cymbiformis C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cosmioneis brasiliana (Cleve) C.E.Wetzel & Ector

Type information
Type locality: Brazil (probably State of Minas Gerais, close to 'Lagoa Santa') (Wetzel et al. 2017: 231). Lectotype: Dr. Warming; freshwater. BR (Cleve & Möller collection) slide no. 193 ('Brazil') (Wetzel et al. 2017: 230).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Wetzel, C.E., Sar, E.A., Sunesen, I., Van De Vijver, B. & Ector, L. (2017). New combinations and typification of Neotropical Cosmioneis species (Cosmioneidaceae). Diatom Research 32(2): 229-240.

Key references
Cleve, P.T. (1894). Synopsis of the naviculoid diatoms. Part I. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar Series 4 26(2): 1-194, 5 pls.

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