Surirella ceylonica Skvortsov 1930
Surirella ceylonica Skvortsov 1930: 259, pl. XXXIII : figs 19, 21, 22
Published in: Skvortzow [Skvortzov], B.W. (1930). Notes on Ceylon diatoms. I. Annals of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Peradeniya (The Ceylon Journal of Science, Section A Botany) 11(3): 251-260, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Of (from) Ceylon, an island in the Indian Ocean off southern India (cf. ceylonensis & ceylonicus).
Surirella fimbriata Hustedt 1942
Surirella horrida f. minor H.P.Gandhi 1959
Surirella ceylonica f. minor (H.P.Gandhi) H.P.Gandhi 1966
This is a freshwater species.
Ceylon (Skvortsov 1930: 259).
Karthick, B., Hamilton, P.B. & Kociolek, J.P. (2012). Taxonomy and biogeography of some Surirella Turpin (Bacillariophyceae) taxa from Peninsular India. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 141: 81-115, 140 figs.
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