Colletonema neglectum ( ) W.Smith
Colletonema neglectum (Thwaites) W.Smith 1856: 70; pl.56, fig.352
Published in: Smith, W. (1856). A synopsis of the British Diatomaceae; with remarks on their structure, functions and distribution; and instructions for collecting and preserving specimens. Vol. 2 pp. [i-vi] - xxix, 1-107, pls 32-60, 61-62, A-E. London: John van Voorst.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory
Schizonema neglectum Thwaites
Type locality: "Occurring amongst other Diatomacece from fresh or slightly brackish water near Bristol." [England] (Thwaites 1848: 171).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), neglected (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Colletonema neglectum (Thwaites) W.Smith)
Europe: Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016).
South-west Asia: Pakistan (Husna et al. 2007).
Husna, R. Zarina, A., Masud-ul-Hasan & Shameel, M. (2007). Taxonomic study of some diatoms from Lahore, Pakistan. International Journal of Phycology and Phycochemistry, Vol. 3 (1) pp. 55-64.
Lange-Bertalot, H. (2001). Navicula sensu stricto. 10 Genera separated from Navicula sensu lato. Frustulia. Diatoms of Europe: diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Vol. 2 pp. 1-526, 140 pls. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.
Created: 25 November 2008 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 22 May 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 December 2017.