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Epithemia turgida var. westermannii (Ehrenberg) Grunow 1862

Publication details
Epithemia turgida var. westermannii (Ehrenberg) Grunow 1862: 325, pl. 6: fig. 8

Published in: Grunow, A. (1862). Die Österreichischen Diatomaceen nebst Anschluss einiger neuen Arten von andern Lokalitäten und einer kritischen Uebersicht der bisher bekannten Gattungen und Arten. Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 12: 315-472 [Abt 1], 545-588 [Abt. 2], 7 pls.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Epithemia is Epithemia argus (Ehrenberg) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Navicula westermannii Ehrenberg

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula westermannii Ehrenberg 1835
Eunotia westermannii (westermanni) (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg 1838
Epithemia westermannii (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1844
Cystopleura westermannii (Ehrenberg) Kuntze 1891
Cystopleura turgida var. westermannii (Ehrenberg) De Toni 1892

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Epithemia westermannii var. stricta Tempère & Peragallo 1909

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Busse, S. & Snoeijs, P. (2003). Gradient responses of diatom communities in the Bothnian Sea (northern Baltic Sea), with emphasis on responses to water movement. Phycologia 42: 451-464.

Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300, no figs.

Patrick, R. & Reimer, C.W. (1975). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Vol. 2, Part 1. Entomoneidaceae, Cymbellaceae, Gomphonemaceae, Epithemiaceae. pp. [i]-ix, [1]-213, 28 pls. Philadelphia: The Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.

Wang Quanxi [Wang, Q.X.] (2018). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XXII. Bacillariophyta. Aulonoraphidinales. pp. [1-8] i-xvii, 1-166, 135 pls. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]

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