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Nitzschia compressa var. elongata (Grunow) Lange-Bertalot

Publication details
Nitzschia compressa var. elongata (Grunow) Lange-Bertalot

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nitzschia is Nitzschia elongata Hassal.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tryblionella punctata var. elongata Grunow

Basionym
Tryblionella punctata var. elongata Grunow

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Cited as "Nitzschia compressa var. elongata (Grunow) Lange-Bertalot" (Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot & Metzeltin 2000: 376) but it is not clear where the combination was made. - (10 Feb 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 16 November 2011 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 10 February 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 18 September 2021.

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