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Fragilariforma virescens var. elliptica (Hustedt) Aboal 2003

Publication details
Fragilariforma virescens var. elliptica (Hustedt) Aboal in Aboal & al. 2003: 81

Published in: Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. In: Diatom Monographs. (Witkowski, A. Eds) Vol. 4, pp. [1]-654. Ruggell, Liechtenstein: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag.
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Publication date: 24 October 2003

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Fragilariforma is Fragilariforma virescens (Ralfs) D.M.Williams & Round.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Fragilaria virescens var. elliptica Hustedt

Type information
Type locality: Czechoslovakia: Oder Valley, Sudetenland (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype (fide R. Simonsen, 1987: 44, pl. 48: figs 6-10): BRM Ka/41 (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Participle (Latin), becoming green (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Fragilaria virescens var. elliptica Hustedt 1914
Fragilaria virescens f. elliptica (Hustedt) Skabichevskij 1960

Nomenclatural notes
Combination also proposed by Kharitonov (2005: 1702). - (15 Oct 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Cocquyt, C. (2007). Diatom diversity in Hausburg Tarn, a glacial lake on Mount Kenya, East Africa. Diatom Research 22(2): 255-285, 126 figs.

Haworth, E.Y. & Kelly, M.G. (2002). New combinations for some freshwater diatom taxa found in the British Isles Unpublished manuscript. pp. 1-8, no figs..

Kharitonov, V.G. (2005). [Representatives of family Fragilariaceae in waterbodies of Beringia]. Botanicheskii Zhurnal 90(11): 1693-1711. [in Russian]

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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