Nitzschia microcephala var. elegantula ( ) Van Heurck 1885
Nitzschia microcephala var. elegantula (Grunow) Van Heurck 1885: 183
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1885). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Texte. pp. 1-235. Anvers: Martin Brouwers & Co.
Publication date: May 1885
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia elegantula Grunow
Nitzschia elegantula Grunow
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), little head.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.
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