Cymbella capitata Zimmermann 1918
Cymbella capitata Zimmermann 1918: 93; pl. 4, fig. 4
Published in: Zimmermann, S.J., C. (1918). Algumas Diatomaceas novas on curiosas. Broteria (Ciencias Naturais), Serie Botanica 16: 84-95, 4 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Brazil: Rio de Contas R.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with a knob-like head or tip (Stearn 1973).
Cymbella zimmermannii D.F.Gomes & D.M.Williams 2012
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 October 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Germain, H. (1981). Navicula falaisiensis Grunow, Cymbella cesatii (Rabh.) Grun. & variété capitata nov. var., C. microcephala Grun. & C. delicatula Kützing . Cryptogamie: Algologie 2(2): 123-129, 3 pl.
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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.