Epithemia hellenica ( ) 1861
Epithemia hellenica (Ehrenberg) Ralfs 1861: 760
Published in: Pritchard, A. (1861). A history of infusoria, including the Desmidiaceae and Diatomaceae, British and foreign. Fourth edition enlarged and revised by
J. T. Arlidge, M.B., B.A. Lond.; W. Archer, Esq.; J. Ralfs, M.R.C.S.L. ; W. C. Williamson, Esq., F.R.S., and the author. pp. i-xii, 1- 968, 40 pls. London: Whittaker and Co., Ave Maria Lane.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Eunotia hellenica Ehrenberg
Lectotype locality: "'E Graeciae marga' [subfossil limnic sediments, Greece]." (Jahn & Kusber 2006: 530). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Jahn & Kusber 2006: 530): "preparation No. 311101-a 'Griechenland 2.1.' in BHUPM (Fig. 6); lectotype locality: “E Graeciae marga” [subfossil limnic sediments, Greece].... Further original material. – Part of drawing sheet No. 2326, depicted as t. 6 (part 2) fig. 17a, b in Ehrenberg (1854)."
Combination also introduced by R.Jahn & Kusber (2006: 530). - (27 Jan 2017) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Jahn, R. & Kusber, W.H. (2006). Algae of the Ehrenberg collection - 3. Typification of seven diatom taxa described by C. G. Ehrenberg predominantly from Greece. Willdenowia 36(Special Issue): 527-535, 15 figs.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 29 September 2020.