Bacillaria ulna Nitzsch 1817
Synedra ulna (Nitzsch) Ehrenberg Alboran Sea, Marine sample; Planapo 63x/1.4, DIC, 390µm length, 20µm width, stacked and stitched in Photoshop; Planapo 63x/1.4, DIC, 390µm length, 20µm width, stacked and stitched in Photoshop
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Bacillaria ulna Nitzsch 1817: 99, pl.V : figs 1-10
Published in: Nitzsch, C.L. (1817). Beitrag zur Infusorienkunde oder Naturbeschreibung der Zerkarien und Bazillarien. Neue Schriften der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft zu Halle 3(1): 1-128, 6 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ulnaria ulna (Nitzsch) Compère
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Germany: Wittenberg, Halle District (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: see below (epitype) (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Epitype (designated by Lange-Bertalot, 2014): Slide Eu-CH 50 in Coll Lange-Bertalot, Senckenberg Museum (FR); from trough of well near Wettswil near ZA1/4rich [?], Switzerland (leg. 10.07.1909)
Source of current name
Compère, P. (2001). Ulnaria (Kützing) Compère, a new genus name for Fragilaria subgen. Alterasynedra Lange-Bertalot with comments on the typification of Synedra Ehrenberg. In: Lange-Bertalot Festschrift. Studies on diatoms dedicated to Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Horst Lange-Bertalot on the occasion of his 65th birthday. (Jahn, R., Kociolek, J.P., Witkowski, A. & Compère, P. Eds), pp. 97-101. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G.
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.
Lange-Bertalot, H. & Ulrich, S. (2014). Contributions to the taxonomy of needle-shaped Fragilaria and Ulnaria species. Lauterbornia 78: 1-73, 30 pls, 2 tables.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 January 2021.