Nitzschia alba J.C.Lewin & R.A.Lewin 1967
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Nitzschia alba J.C.Lewin & R.A.Lewin 1967: 365, fig. 1
Published in: Lewin, J. & Lewin, R.A. (1967). Culture and nutrition of some apochlorotic diatoms of the genus Nitzschia. Journal of General Microbiology 46: 361-367, pl. I.
Type locality: Woods Hole, Massachusetts (on Sargassum & Zostera); Ensenada, Mexico (on Enteromorpha); La Jolla, California (in aquarium outflow & on Pelagophycus); Split, Jugoslavia (silt in harbor) (Index Nominum Algarum). Notes: [Type not designated] [studies based mostly on strain 177-M from La Jolla]; specimens deposited at Cal. Acad. Sc. & at Smithsonian Inst. (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), white.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Type not desiganted. - (19 Dec 2019) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Thamatrakoln, K., Alverson, A.J. & Hildebrand, M. (2006). Comparative sequence analysis of diatom silicon transporters: toward a mechanistic model of silicon transport. Journal of Phycology 42: 822-834.
Created: 19 October 2006 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 19 December 2019 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 20 September 2021.