Navicula citrus Krasske 1923

Publication Details
Navicula citrus Krasske 1923: 199, fig. 14 (as 'Citrus')

Published in: Krasske, G. (1923). Die Diatomeen des Casseler Beckens und seiner Randgebirge nebst einigen wichtigen Funden aus Niederhessen. Botanisches Archiv 3(4): 185-209, 14 figures.

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Publication date: 15 April 1923

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Navicula is Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Playaensis citrus (Krasske) E.Reichardt.

Type Information
Type locality: Germany: Cassel: between Fuldadamm and Karlsaue; (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latin), lemon, citrus fruit.

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

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

Last updated: 18 May 2023

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 18 May 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 26 September 2023

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