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Nitzschia pseudepiphytica Cocquyt & M.deHaan 2012

Publication details
Nitzschia pseudepiphytica Cocquyt & M.deHaan in Cocquyt & al. 2012: 130, 131, fig 35-56

Published in: Cocquyt, C., de Haan, M., Jahn, R. & Hinz, F. (2012). Nitzschia epiphytica, N. epiphyticoides and N. pseudoepiphytica (Bacillariophyta), three small diatoms from East and Central Africa. Phycologia 51(2): 126-134.
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Publication date: 2012

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Lake Edward, (DR Congo) (Cocquyt et al. 2012: 131). Holotype: 6 June 1935; plankton and epiphyton. BRM slide ZU7/37 (Cocquyt et al. 2012: 127, 131, fig. 36). Notes: Isotype: BR 4212

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

Taxonomic notes
Concept synonym: N. epiphytic sensu Hustedt 1949 (Cocquyt et al. 2012: 130). - (25 Apr 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Description
Description corresponds with the emended description of N. epiphytica as given by Hustedt (1949); SEM description also provided (Cocquyt et al. 2012: 131).

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