Navicula glaberrima West & G.S.West 1911
Navicula glaberrima West & G.S.West 1911: 282, pl. XXVI : fig. 125
Published in: West, W. & West, G.S. (1911). Part VII. Freshwater algae. In: British Antarctic Expedition 1907-9. Vol. 1 Biology. (Murray, J. Eds), pp. 264-298.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Craticula glaberrima (West & G.S.West) Van de Vijver, Kopalová, Zidarova & E.J.Cox
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very glabrous, smooth.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Antarctica: McMurdo Sound: lake on west side (West & West 1911: 282). Notes: Lectotype (Van de Vijver et al. 2012: 156): slide BM34117
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.
Source of current name
Van de Vijver, B., Kopalová, K., Zidarova, R. & Cox, E.J. (2013). New and interesting small-celled naviculoid diatoms (Bacillariophyta) from the Maritime Antarctic Region. Nova Hedwigia 97(1/2): 189-208, 116 figs.
Van de Vijver, B., Tavernier, I., Kellogg, T.B., Gibson, J., Verleyen, E., Vyverman, W. & K.Sabbe (2012). Revision of type materials of Antarctic diatom species (Bacillariophyta) described by West & West (1911), with the description of two new species. Fottea 12(2): 149-169, 127 fig., 3 tables.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 August 2020.