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Cymbella capitata Zimmermann 1918

Publication details
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.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cymbella is Cymbella cymbiformis C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Brazil: Rio de Contas R.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with a knob-like head or tip (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Cymbella zimmermannii D.F.Gomes & D.M.Williams 2012

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 October 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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References
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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.

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