Nitzschia obscura 1880
Nitzschia obscura Grunow in Cleve & Grunow 1880: 68, no fig.
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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dark, shady, indisctinct (Stearn 1973).
Homoeocladia obscura (Grunow) Kuntze 1898
Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin (2000: 408) place Nitzschia obscura Grunow in Cleve & Grunow, 1880 in synonymy with Nitzschia vexans Grunow, 1881. - (11 Feb 2020) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Created: 30 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 February 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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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 17 September 2021.