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Cyclotella rota (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1849

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Mediophyceae
Subclass Thalassiosirophycidae
Order Stephanodiscales
Family Stephanodiscaceae
Genus Cyclotella


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Cyclotella rota (Ehrenberg) Kützing
Drawing of Stictodiscus rota. 20 May 2011. © Publication: 1886 - Conte Abate Francesco Castracane. Plate 1 / Figure 2.


Myriogloea lindaueri Kylin

Stictodiscus rota (Ehrenberg) Greville Drawing of Stictodiscus rota
© Publication: 1886 - Conte Abate Francesco Castracane. Plate 1 / Figure 2

Publication details
Cyclotella rota (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1849: 19

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Publication date: 23-24 July 1849

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cyclotella is Cyclotella tecta Håkansson & R.Ross.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stictodiscus rota (Ehrenberg) Greville

Discoplea rota Ehrenberg

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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