159,669 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,560 images, 62,374 bibliographic items, 465,378 distributional records.

Synedra affinis Kützing 1844

Publication details
Synedra affinis Kützing 1844: 68, pl. 15: fig. 6, 11; pl. 24, fig. I.5

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], [1]-152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.
 Download PDF

Publication date: 7-9 Nov 1844

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 Tabularia affinis (Kützing) Snoeijs

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), neighbouring, allied to, akin to (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Trieste, Italy (fide P. Snoeijs, Diatom Res. 7: 343. 1992) (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: BM 18340 (Index Nominum Algarum

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Snoeijs, P.J.M. (1992). Studies in the Tabularia fasciculata complex. Diatom Research 7(2): 313-344, 150 figs.

Key references
Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Hustedt, F. (1930). Bacillariophyta (Diatomeae) Zweite Auflage. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Mitteleuropas. Heft 10. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. [i]-vii, [1]-466. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.

Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 18 November 2020 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 962 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=39793

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 30 November 2020.

SITE © 1996 - 2020 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio