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Synedra capitellata Grunow 1881

Publication details
Synedra capitellata Grunow in Van Heurck 1881: pl. 40: fig. 26 (as 'Synedra vaucheriae var.? capitellata' )

Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1881). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique Atlas. , pls XXXI-LXXVII [31-77]. Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
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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 Fragilaria recapitellata Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin

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

Nomenclatural notes
Apparently originally introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (see Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (3 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Switzerland: Zurich (fide Tuji & Williams, 2009: 139) (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: Pl. XL: fig. 26 (fide Tuji & Williams, 2009: 139): BM 101302 (fide Tuji & Williams, 2009: 139) (epitype) (Index Nominum Algarum

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
Metzeltin D., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Soninkhishig, N. (2009). Diatoms in Mongolia. Iconographia Diatomologica 20: 3-686, incl. 271 pls.

Key references
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.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 November 2020.

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