Cymbella arcus ( ) 1845
Hannaea arcus (Ehrenberg) R.M.Patrick Winthrop, Washington, USA; Methow River, 1000x, DIC
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Cymbella arcus (Ehrenberg) Hassall 1845: 429; pl.100, fig.6
Published in: Hassall, A.H. (1845). A history of the British freshwater algae, including descriptions of the Desmideae and Diatomaceae. With upwards of one hundred plates, illustrating the various species. Vol. I. pp. [i]-viii, [i]-462, [ i , err.]. London, Edinburgh, Paris & Leipzig: S. Highley, H. Baillière; Sunderland & Knox; J.B. Baillière; T.O. Weigel.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Hannaea arcus (Ehrenberg) R.M.Patrick
Navicula arcus Ehrenberg
Type locality: Carlsbad, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic (Bixby & Jahn 2005: 220). Lectotype: cold mineral spring water. BHUPM: Ehrenberg Collection preparation no. 107-5 (Bixby & Jahn 2005: 220, 219, fig. 5). Notes: Isolectotype (fig. 6): preparation no. 107-6.
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), arc, bow or curve; arch (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Combination also proposed by Gusliakov in Gusliakov et al., 1992:65, with Basionym Amphora arcus Gregory, 1855 [INA] - (7 May 2017) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 February 2011 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.