Fragilaria capucina Desmazières 1830

Fragilaria capucina Desmazières

Fragilaria capucina DesmazièresAnderson Lake, Washington, USA; 1000x, DIC - 18 May 2008. Karl Bruun (

Publication Details
Fragilaria capucina Desmazières 1830: No. 453

Published in: Desmazières, J.B.H.J. (1830). Plantes Cryptogames du nord de la France. pp. nos 451-500. Lille: issued by the author.

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Fragilaria is Fragilaria pectinalis (O.F.Müller) Lyngbye.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Type locality: France; (Index Nominum Algarum) Lectotype: an individual from BM 81302 (located at england finder Q33-1: Fig. 6O: (Reinsch 1876: 198) Notes: Isolectotype: TNS.

General Environment
This is a freshwatermarine species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 06 July 2022

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