Synedra tortuosa D.M.Williams & Metzeltin 2004
Synedra tortuosa D.M.Williams & Metzeltin 2004: 58, figs 1-16
Published in: Williams, D.M. & Metzeltin D. (2004). A new species of Synedra Ehrenb. with comments on auxospore and initial cell morphology. Diatom. The Japanese Journal of Diatomology 20: 57-66.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulnaria tortuos (Williams & Metzeltin) Williams & Metzeltin
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bent or twisted in different directions, involved, complicated (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Uruguay: Dpto. Maldonado: Arroyo de Aíguá (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: D. Metzeltin & García-Rodriguez; xi.2002; BM 101108 (Index Nominum Algarum
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.
Source of current name
Williams, D.M. (2011). Synedra, Ulnaria: definitions and descriptions -- a partial resolution . Diatom Research 26(2): 149-153.
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