Cymbella gibba Bailey 1861
Cymbella gibba Bailey in L.W.Bailey 1861: 168
Published in: Bailey, L.W. (1861). New species of microscopical organisms, chiefly from the River Para . Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 8: 162-169.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Encyonema gibbum (Bailey) Krammer
Origin of species name
(Latin), noun (hump); adjective (humped) (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Name also introduced in L.W.Bailey (1862:351; pl. 8, fig. G). - (13 Jan 2013) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Krammer, K. (1997). Die cymbelloiden Diatomeen. Eine Monographie der weltweit bekannten Taxa. Teil 1. Allgemeines und Encyonema Part. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 36: 1-382.
Bailey, L.W. (1862). Notes on new species of microscopical organisms, chiefly from the Para River, South America. Boston Journal of Natural History 7: 329-352.
Patrick, R. & Reimer, C.W. (1975). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Vol. 2, Part 1. Entomoneidaceae, Cymbellaceae, Gomphonemaceae, Epithemiaceae. pp. [i]-ix, -213, 28 pls. Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.
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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 18 September 2021.