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Navicula nitescens (Gregory) Ralfs

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Naviculales
Suborder Naviculineae
Family Naviculaceae
Genus Navicula

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Navicula nitescens (Gregory) Ralfs
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Manitou Beach, Lugol's, 1000x, DIC. 12 Mar 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Navicula nitescens (Gregory) Ralfs
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Manitou Beach, Lugol's, 1000x, DIC. 12 Mar 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Navicula nitescens (Gregory) Ralfs
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Manitou Beach, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 12 Mar 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

Glossophora coriacea Holmes

Diploneis nitescens (W.Gregory) Cleve Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Manitou Beach, Lugol's, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
Navicula nitescens (Gregory) Ralfs in Pritchard 1861: 898

Published in: Pritchard, A. (1861). A history of infusoria, including the Desmidiaceae and Diatomaceae, British and foreign. Fourth edition enlarged and revised by J. T. Arlidge, M.B., B.A. Lond.; W. Archer, Esq.; J. Ralfs, M.R.C.S.L. ; W. C. Williamson, Esq., F.R.S., and the author. pp. i-xii, 1- 968, 40 pls. London: Whittaker and Co., Ave Maria Lane.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Navicula is Navicula tripunctata (O.F.Müller) Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Diploneis nitescens (W.Gregory) Cleve

Basionym
Navicula smithii var. nitescens W.Gregory

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300.

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Verified by: 09 June 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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