Schizonema gastrum ( ) 1898
Schizonema gastrum (Ehrenberg) Kuntze 1898: 553
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1898). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars III (3). pp. 1-576. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
Publication date: 28 Sep 1898
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Placoneis gastrum (Ehrenberg) Mereschkowsky
Pinnularia gastrum Ehrenberg
Lectotype locality: Husavic, Iceland (79°N 342W) (Jahn 2004: 232). Lectotype: Dr. Thienemann; 1821; fuel peat. BHUPM (Ehrenberg Collection) Geographical Preparation 351016 c blue (Jahn 2004: 232, fig. 3). Notes: Syntypes: Vera Cruz, Mexico; New Haven, Connecticut; Iceland. Collector: Carl Ehrenberg (INA).
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), belly, stomach, womb, paunch (Brown 1946).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Eberle, M.E. (2008). Recent diatoms reported from the central United States: register of taxa and synonyms. Hays, Kansas: Department of Biological Sciences, Fort Hays State University. Latest electronic version: 5 December 2008.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 April 2012 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 28 July 2021.