Nitzschia paradoxa var. pacifica 1880
Nitzschia paradoxa var. pacifica Grunow in Cleve & Grunow 1880: 86
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Samoa Island (Jahn & Schmid, 2007: 305). Lectotype: On algae in sandy soft water; presumed to be brackish-marine as marine Mastogloia present. W 1512 (fig. 11) (Jahn & Schmid, 2007: 305, 306).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), paradoxical.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Jahn & Schmid (2007: 305) cite B. paradoxa var. pacifica (Grunow) De Toni as a synonym. - (12 Oct 2007) - Wendy Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Jahn, R. & Schmid, A.-M.M. (2007). Revision of the brackish-freshwater diatom genus Bacillaria Gmelin (Bacillariophyta) with the description of a new variety and two new species. European Journal of Phycology 42: 295-312.
Created: 12 October 2007 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 06 January 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2021.