Cylindrotheca gerstenbergeri 1859
Cylindrotheca gerstenbergeri Rabenhorst 1859: no.81 
Published in: Rabenhorst, L. (1848-1860). Die Algen Sachsens. Resp. Mittel-Europa's Gesammelt und herausgegeben von Dr. L. Rabenhorst, Dec. 1-100. No. 1-1000. [Exsiccata, issued at various dates]. . Dresden.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Cylindrotheca.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cylindrotheca gracilis (Brébisson ex Kützing) Grunow
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine/freshwater species.
Type locality: Germany: Nieder-Hässlich near Dresden (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Gerstenberger & Reinke; (Index Nominum Algarum
Source of current name
Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.
Jahn, R. & Kusber, W.-H. (2005). Reinstatement of the genus Ceratoneis Ehrenberg and lectotypification of its type specimen: C. closterium Ehrenberg. Diatom Research 20(2): 295-304.
Medlin, L. & Mann, D.G. (2007). (1783) Proposal to conserve the name Cylindrotheca against Ceratoneis (Bacillariophyceae). Taxon 56: 953-955.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 February 2020 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 14 August 2020.