Schizonema neglectum Thwaites 1848: 171, pl.12: fig. J: 1-4
Published in: Thwaites, G.H.K. (1848). Further observations on the Diatomaceae with descriptions of new genera and species. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, Series 2 1: 161-172, pls XI, XII.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), neglected (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: "Occurring amongst other Diatomacece from fresh or slightly brackish water near Bristol." [England] (Thwaites 1848: 171).
Source of current name
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: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 June 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in 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.