Silva Center for Phycological Documentation: Index Nominum Algarum


The INA is a card file and online reporting system maintained at the Silva Center for Phycological Documentation of the University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley. It contains nearly 200,000 names of algae (in the broad sense). The BPU is a card file containing bibliographic references pertaining to algal taxonomy.
A working list of algal type specimens at UC is available here

Results from INA database

NameAuthorSourceCitationYear
Pinnularia confirmaD. Metzeltin, & K. Krammer apud D. Metzeltin & H. Lange-Bertalot in H. Lange-Bertalot (ed.) Iconographia Diatomologica 5: 166, pl. 180: figs. 11-13 1998
Pinnularia confirma var. essequiboensisD. Metzeltin & H. Lange-Bertalot Iconogr. Diatomol. 18: 196, pl. 272: figs. 5-7 2007