Nitzschia westiorum D.E. Kellogg, Stuiver, T.B.Kellogg & Denton, nom. illeg. 1980
Nitzschia westiorum D.E. Kellogg, Stuiver, T.B.Kellogg & Denton 1980: 185, nom. illeg. (as 'westii' )
Published in: Kellogg, D.E., Stuiver, M., Kellogg, T.B. & Denton, G.H. (1980). Non-marine diatoms from Late Wisconsin perched deltas in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology & Palaeoecology 30: 157-189, 2 fig., 2 pl., 3 tables.
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Fragilaria tenuicollis var. antarctica West & G.S.West 1911
Replaced name Fragilaria tenuicollis var. antarctica West & G.S.West, 1911. - (7 Jun 2016) - M.D. Guiry
Illegitimate: priority for Nitzschia antarctica Okuno, 1954 (INA); not seen. - (7 Jun 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Okuno, H. (1954). Electron microscopial study on Antarctic diatoms. Journal of Japanese Botany 29(1): 18-25.
Van de Vijver, B., Tavernier, I., Kellogg, T.B., Gibson, J., Verleyen, E., Vyverman, W. & K.Sabbe (2012). Revision of type materials of Antarctic diatom species (Bacillariophyta) described by West & West (1911), with the description of two new species. Fottea 12(2): 149-169, 127 fig., 3 tables.
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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 26 September 2021.