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Bacillaria paxillifer var. tumidula (Grunow) Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin

Publication details
Bacillaria paxillifer var. tumidula (Grunow) Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin 2000: 357

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Bacillaria is Bacillaria paradoxa J.F.Gmelin.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Nitzschia paradoxa var. tumidula Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Bengal [Bangladesh], East Indies (Jahn & Schmid, 2007: 305). Lectotype: Presumed freshwater/brackish as Surirella, Cymatopleura, Hantzschia, Rhopalodia and Cymbella present. W Diat 78 (Jahn & Schmid, 2007: 305). Notes: Lectotype (designated by Jahn & Schmid, 2007): Cleve & Moller, Diat 78, Nitzschia Kurzii Rabh., East Indies at W (Fig. 9).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitzschia paradoxa var. tumidula Grunow 1880

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Bacillaria paradoxa var. tumidula (Grunow) De Toni 1892

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls.

Key references
Jahn, R. & Schmid, A.-M.M. (2007). Revision of the brackish-freshwater diatom genus Bacillaria Gmelin (Bacillariophyta) with the description of a new variety and two new species. European Journal of Phycology 42: 295-312.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 February 2019.

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