Cymbella ankobraensis Foged 1966
Cymbella ankobraensis Foged 1966: 104, 144, pl. XIX : fig. 11
Published in: Foged, N. (1966). Freshwater diatoms from Ghana. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Shrifter 15(1): 1-169, 25 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Encyonema ankobraense (Foged) Krammer
Type locality: "Southwest Ghana. Freshwater (the Mansi river, about 44 km. north of the town Tarkwa, Loc. No. 19)." (Foged 1966: 104). Holotype: C Ghana No. 166/1961 (Foged 1966: 144). Notes: "Illustration slide: Ghana No. 166/1961."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Presumably related to C. nylstroomensis Cholnoky (Cholnoky 1958: 109), which has been reported from South Africa." (Foged 1966: 104). - (15 Feb 2019) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 February 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.