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Colletonema neglectum (Thwaites) W.Smith

Publication details
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.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Colletonema is Colletonema viridulum Brébisson ex Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory

Basionym
Schizonema neglectum Thwaites

Type information
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).

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

General environment
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).

Key references
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.

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