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Exilaria capitata (Ehrenberg) Hassall 1845, p. 433
BasionymSynedra capitata Ehrenberg 1836
Published inHassall, A.H. 1845 [ref. 000469]. A history of the British Freshwater Algae (including descriptions of the Diatomaceae and Desmidiaceae) with upwards of one hundred Plates. I. Text. Taylor, Walton, and Maberly, London. 462 pp.
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CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsSynedra capitata Ehrenberg 1836
Epithemia capitata (Ehrenberg) Brébisson 1838
Fragilaria capitata (Ehrenberg) Lange-Bertalot 1980
Synedra ulna f. capitata (Ehrenberg) Skabichevskii 1960
Ulnaria capitata (C.G. Ehrenberg) Compère 2001