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
Apiocystis brauniana var. caput-medusae_('CaputMedusae') Bohlin image
Chaetoceros medusaA. Mann image
Chlorogibba medusaeformisWawrik image
Clipeodinium medusaPascher image
Dictyocha medusaE.H.P.A. Haeckel image
Dictyocha staurodon var. medusa(E.H.P.A. Haeckel) E.J. Lemmermann image
Exochosphaeridium caputmedusaeCookson & Eisenack image
Haliomma medusaC.G. Ehrenberg image
Hercotheca caput-medusaeF. Azpeitia Moros image
Heteronema medusaeSkvortzov image
Lysigonium caput-medusae(Pantocsek) Kuntze image
Mastichonema medusae(Meneghini) Kützing image
Mastigella caput-medusaeKlug image
Medusa scintillansMacartney Philosoph. Trans. R. Soc. London 100: 265, figs. 9, 10 1810
Melosira caput-medusaeJ. Pantocsek image
Melosira medusaA. Mann image
Omphalotheca caput-medusae(F. Azpeitia Moros) G.D. Hanna image
Philozoon medusarumGeddes image
Rivularia medusaeMeneghini image
Schizosiphon medusae(F.T. Kützing) F.T. Kützing image
Syndendrium medusaeI. Suto Diatom Research 20: 365, figs. 2J, 24-31 2005
Vaucheria medusaChristensen image