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Cymbella amphicephala var. hercynica (A.W.F.Schmidt) Cleve 1894

Publication details
Cymbella amphicephala var. hercynica (A.W.F.Schmidt) Cleve 1894: 165 pro parte

Published in: 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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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 Cymbopleura hercynica (A.W.F.Schmidt) Krammer

Basionym
Cymbella hercynica A.W.F.Schmidt

Type information
Type locality: Germany : Juliushall near Harzburg (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Habitat notes
Favouring habitats with higher electrolyte content. - (24 Aug 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Cocquyt, C. (2007). Diatom diversity in Hausburg Tarn, a glacial lake on Mount Kenya, East Africa. Diatom Research 22(2): 255-285, 126 figs.

Krammer, K. (2003). Cymbopleura, Delicata, Navicymbula, Gomphocymbellopsis, Afrocymbella. In: Diatoms of Europe, Diatoms of the European Inland waters and comparable habitats. Vol. 4. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds), pp. 1-529. Rugell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G..

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

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