Bacillaria paxillifer var. tumidula ( ) Witkowski, -Bertalot & Metzeltin
Bacillaria paxillifer var. tumidula (Grunow) Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin 2000: 357
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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).
Nitzschia paradoxa var. tumidula Grunow 1880
Bacillaria paradoxa var. tumidula (Grunow) De Toni 1892
This is a marine species.
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.
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 24 May 2019.