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Nitzschia macedonica Hustedt 1945

Publication details
Nitzschia macedonica Hustedt 1945: 946, pl. XLIII [43]: figs 6-12

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1945). Diatomeen aus Seen und Quellgebieten der Balkan-Halbinsel. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 40(4): 867-973, 12 pls.

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
Type locality: Balkan: Ochrida-See, Teich bei St. Naum, Orinquellen, Plitvicer Seengebeit (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Taxonomic notes
Treated as a synonym of Navicula fonticola by Lange-Bertalot & Simonsen (1978: 41) but treated as a separate species by Levkov & al. (2007: 538) and Reichardt (2020: 171). - (23 Mar 2021) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Levkov, Z., Krstic, S., Metzeltin, D. & Nakov, T. (2007). Diatoms of Lakes Prespa and Ohrid, about 500 taxa from ancient lake system. Iconographia Diatomologica 16: 1-613.

Reichardt, E. (2020). Diatomeen in Karstquellen im Naturpark Altmühltal. Berichte der Bayerischen Botanischen Gesellschaft 90: 147-176, 261 figs, 1 table.

Tudesque, L, Rimet, F. & Ector, L. (2008). A new taxon of the section Nitzschiae lanceolatae Grunow: Nitzschia costei sp. nov. compared to N. fonticola Grunow, N. macedonica Hustedt, N. tropica Hustedt and related species. Diatom Research 23(2): 483-501, 159 figs, 2 tables.

Created: 30 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 March 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Tudesque, L, Rimet, F. & Ector, L. (2008). A new taxon of the section Nitzschiae lanceolatae Grunow: Nitzschia costei sp. nov. compared to N. fonticola Grunow, N. macedonica Hustedt, N. tropica Hustedt and related species. Diatom Research 23(2): 483-501, 159 figs, 2 tables.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.

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