Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann 1990

Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann

Current name: Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann
Close-up __FOV : 75 µm __Sp. lenght : 133 µm - 23 May 2011. Robert Lavigne. (

Publication Details
Craticula cuspidata (Kutzing) D.G.Mann 1990: 666

Published in: Round, F.E., Crawford, R.M. & Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms biology and morphology of the genera. pp. [i-ix], 1-747. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Craticula is Craticula perrotettii Grunow.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Frustulia cuspidata Kutzing

Type Information
Type locality: Germany: various localities; (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), pointed (Brown 1954).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 21 January 2004 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 18 May 2023

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