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Nitzschia longissima f. parva Grunow

Publication details
Nitzschia longissima f. parva Grunow 1881: pl. LXX [70]: fig. 3

Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1881). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique Atlas. pls XXXI-LXXVII. . Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nitzschia is Nitzschia elongata Hassal.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia reversa f. parva (Van Heurck) Bukhtiyarova

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very long (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Seemingly originally first introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (Melbourne Code; see ICN Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (9 Jan 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Bukhtiyarova, L. N. (1995). Novye taksonomischeskie kombinatsii diatomovykh vodoroslei (Bacillariophyta). [New taxonomic combinations of diatoms (Bacillariophyta)]. Algologia 5(4): 417-424. [in Russian]

Key references
Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo geologicheskoi Literatury 3(1): [1]-398, 117 pls. [in Russian]

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