Nitzschia constricta (W.Gregory) , nom. illeg. 1880
Nitzschia constricta (W.Gregory) Grunow in Cleve & Grunow 1880: 71, no fig., nom. illeg.
Published in: Cleve, P. T. & Grunow, A. (1880). Beiträge zur Kenntniss der arctischen Diatomeen. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 17(2): 1-121, 7 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Psammodictyon constrictum (W.Gregory) D.G.Mann
Tryblionella constricta W.Gregory
Type locality: Scotland: Argyll County: Glenshira, near Inveraray, head of Loch Fyne (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: marine form in lacustrine sand. (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), constricted.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not N. constricta (Kützing)Ralfs 1861. - (7 Feb 2013) - Wendy Guiry
Replacement name: Nitzschia neoconstricta Desikachary, Gowthaman & Latha 1987. (See CAS Diatom Collection) - (24 May 2021) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Round, F.E., Crawford, R.M. & Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms biology and morphology of the genera. pp. [i-ix], 1-747. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Proshkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (Ed.) (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomikh vodorosleyi. Poryadok Pennales [Diatom Analysis. Manual for identification of fossil and modern diatoms. Order Pennales]. Vol. 3 pp. 398, 117 plates. Moscow & Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoye Izdatel'stvo Geologicheskoy Literatury. [in Russian]
Created: 27 April 2006 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 24 May 2021 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.