Fragilaria pectinalis (O.F.Müller) Lyngbye 1819

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Fragilaria pectinalis (O.F.Müller) Lyngbye 1819: 185

Published in: Lyngbye, H.C. (1819). Tentamen hydrophytologiae danicae continens omnia hydrophyta cryptogama Daniae, Holsatiae, Faeroae, Islandiae, Groenlandiae hucusque cognita, systematice disposita, descripta et iconibus illustrata, adjectis simul speciebus norvegicis. pp. [i]-xxxii, [1]-248, 70 pls. Hafniae [Copenhagen]: typis Schultzianis, in commissis Librariae Gyldendaliae.

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Type Species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Fragilaria.

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

Conferva pectinalis O.F.Müller

Type Information
Type locality: "In palustribus Hauniensibus" [Denmark: near Copenhagen]; (Müller 1788: 91) Lectotype: fig. 4 in O.F. Müller 1788: 91: an individual from slide BM 101152 in BM (located at England finder L33-3: fig. 4B), "New river near Hornsey, March 5, 1802" (epitype) (Tuji & Williams 2006: 198) Notes: Isoepitype: TNS.

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 24 August 2004 by Robert Wilkes.

Last updated: 09 August 2017

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