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Synedra capillaris Grunow 1877

Publication details
Synedra capillaris Grunow 1877: 168; pl. CXCIV: fig. 2

Published in: Grunow, A. (1877). New diatoms from Honduras, with notes by F. Kitton. Monthly Microscopical Journal, London 18: 165-186, pls 193-196.

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 Divergita capillaris (Grunow) Theriot

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), capillary, hair-like, thread-like (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Honduras (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: W Grunow 839 (Sabir & al. 2018: 25).

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
Sabir, J.S.M., Theriot, E.C., Lobban, C.S., Alhebshi, A.M., Al-Malki, A.L., Najrah, N.H., Khiyami, M.A., Obaid, A.Y., Jansen, R.K. & Ashworth, M.A. (2018). Systematics of araphid diatoms with asymmetric rimoportulae or densely packed virgae, with particular attention to Hyalosynedra (Ulnariaceae, Bacillariophyta). Phytotaxa 347(1): 1-49, 117 fig., 1 table.

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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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