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Craticula molestiformis (Hustedt) Mayama

Publication details
Craticula molestiformis (Hustedt) Mayama 1999: 2

Published in: Mayama, S. (1999). Taxonomics revisions to the differentiating diatom groups for water quality evaluation and some comments for taxa with new designations. Diatom. The Japanese Journal of Diatomology 15: 1-9.

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.

Basionym
Navicula molestiformis Hustedt

Type information
Type locality: Zaire: Albert National Park (Silva 1996-to date). Type (fide Somonsen, 1987: 342, pl. 523: figs 26-29): BRM 242/6 (Silva 1996-to date

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula molestiformis Hustedt 1949

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula biconica R.M.Patrick 1959
Navicula twymaniana R.E.M.Archibald 1966
Navicula hariola Cholnoky 1966

Nomenclatural notes
Name also introduced by Lange-Bertalot in U.Rumrich, Lange-Bertalot & M.Rumrich (2000: 101, pl. 58: fig. 14) and Lange-Bertalot (2001: 116). - (26 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry

Habitat notes
Living in electrolyte rich and in heavily polluted waters - (5 Jun 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Bąk, M., Witkowski, A., Zelazna-Wieczorek, J., Wojtal, A.Z., Szczepocka , E., Szulc, A. & Szulc, B. (2012). Klucz do oznaczania okrzemek w fitobentosie na potrzeby oceny stanu ekologicznego wód powierzchniowych w Polsce Biblioteka Monitoringu Srodowiska. pp. 1-452. Warszawa [Warsaw]: Glowny Inspektorat Ochrony Srodowiska.

Beauger, A., Wetzel, C.E., Voldoire, O., Garreau, A. & Ector, L. (2017). Morphology and ecology of Craticula lecohui sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae) from hydrothermal springs (Puy-de-Dôme, Massif Central, France and comparison with similar Craticula species. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 146: 7-22, 30 figs.

Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2013). Diatomeen im Süßwasser—Benthos von Mitteleuropa. Bestimmungsflora Kieselalgen für die ökologische Praxis. Über 700 der häufigsten Arten und ihre Ökologie. pp. [1]-908, 133 pls. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Lange-Bertalot, H. (2001). Navicula sensu stricto. 10 Genera separated from Navicula sensu lato. Frustulia. Diatoms of Europe: diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Vol. 2 pp. 1-526, 140 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.

Lange-Bertalot, H., Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Cantonati, M. (2017). Freshwater benthic diatoms of Central Europe: over 800 common species used in ecological assessments. English edition with updated taxonomy and added species (Cantonati, M. et al. eds). pp. [1]-942, 135 pls. Schmitten-Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Reichardt, E. (2018). Die Diatomeen im Gebiet der Stadt Treuchtlingen. pp. [1]-576 (Band 1); 579-1184 (Band 2), incl 451 pls. München: Bayerische Botanische Gesellschaft [Selbstverlag der Gesellschaft].

Rumrich, U., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Rumrich, M. (2000). Diatomeen der Anden von Venezuela bis Patagonien/Feuerland und zwei weitere Beiträge. Diatoms of the Andes. From Venezuela to Patagonia/Tierra del Fuego. And two additional contributions. Iconographia Diatomologica 9: 1-673, incl. 197 pls.

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