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Synedra capitulata Castracane 1886

Publication details
Synedra capitulata Castracane 1886: 52, pl. XXV: fig. 13

Published in: Castracane, [C.A.] F. (1886). Report on the Diatomaceae collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. In: Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. Botany - Vol. II. (Murray, J. Eds), pp. 1-178.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Synedra is Synedra balthica Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thalassionema nitzschioides var. capitulatum (H.J.Schrader) J.L.Moreno-Ruíz

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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
Moreno-Ruiz, J.L. & Licea, S (1995). Observations on the valve morphology of Thalassionema nitzschioides (Grunow) Hustedt. In: Proceedings of the Thirteenth International Diatom Symposium, Maratea, Italy, 1st-17th September 1994. (Marino, D. & Montresor, M. Eds), pp. 393-413. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

Key references
Hustedt, F. (1958). Diatomeen aus der Antarktis und dem Südatlantik. Deutsche Antarktische Expedition 1938/1939. Geographisch-kartographische Anstalt Mundus, Hamburg 2: 103-191, pls 3-13.

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 November 2020.

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