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Cymbella behrei Foged 1974

Publication details
Cymbella behrei Foged 1974: 37; pl. XXIV [24]: figs 20, 21

Published in: Foged, N. (1974). Freshwater diatoms in Iceland. Bibliotheca Phycologica 15: 1-118, pls 1-36.

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 Encyonopsis behrei (Foged) Krammer & Metzeltin

Type information
Type locality: "Freshwater outflow from the lake Saenautavatn, Iceland." (Foged 1974: 38).

Eponomy
"Dedicated to the late Dr. K. Behre, explorer of the immigration of distoms in the volcanic islands Surtsey, Iceland."

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Krammer, K. (1997). Die cymbelloiden Diatomeen. Eine Monographie der weltweit bekannten Taxa. Teil 2. Encyonema Part., Encyonopsis und Cymbellopsis. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 37: 1-469.

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