Pinnularia divergens W.Smith 1853
Pinnularia divergens W.Smith 1853: 57, pl. XVIII : fig. 177
Published in: Smith, W. (1853). A synopsis of the British Diatomaceae; with remarks on their structure, function and distribution; and instructions for collecting and preserving specimens. The plates by Tuffen West. In two volumes. Vol. I. pp. [i]-xxxiii, 1-89, pls I-XXXI. London: John van Voorst, Paternoster Row.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Fresh water. Premnay Peat. Dolgelly Earth." [Scotland]; (Smith 1853: 57)
Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), divergent, going different ways (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 12 January 2023
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 January 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2023