Frustulia cassieae Lange-Bertalot & T.Beier
SynonymsFrustulia rhomboides var. elongatissima Manguin sensu Foged 1978
Type slideSlide Oz-53 in Collection Lange-Bertalot (FR). Isotype slide NZ-42c and residual type sample NZ-42f in the collection of the Limnological Station, Technical University of Munich. Collected from Back Creek Swamp, West Coast District, South Island, New Zealand.
Institution holding the type material
Known distributionAccording to the original authors, the species is restricted to slightly acidic, minerotrophic swamps on the south-western coast of the South Island of New Zealand, under conditions of low to medium nutrients and low productivity.
EtymologyReferring to the New Zealand ecologist Vivienne Cassie.
DescriptionPending online publication of all the publisher's material, by request of the publisher.
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