A Checklist of Navicula (Class Bacillariophyceae) of the Philippines

Milagrosa Martinez-Goss


A unified acocunt of all known diatoms in the genus Novicula, class Bacillariophyceae, of the Philippines from 1886 to 1987 is presented. A total of 226 taxa are listed. Included herewith are the references that originally described or cited the taxon and the ecological/habitat records for each taxon. As much as possible, a list of exsciccata materials is given together with their repository places.


Navicula; Bacillariophyceae; Philippines; diatoms

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