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Nitzschia kittonii H.L.Smith 1878

Publication details
Nitzschia kittonii H.L.Smith 1878: 14; pl. III: fig. 5

Published in: Smith, H.L. (1878). Description of new species of Diatoms. The American Quarterly Microscopical Journal 1(1): 12-18, pl. 3.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nitzschia is Nitzschia elongata Hassal.

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

Type information
Venezuela: River Catuche: Caracas.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Homoeocladia kittoni (H.L.Smith) Kuntze 1898

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Verified by: 07 November 2018 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 17 September 2021.

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