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Nitzschia pulchra Hustedt 1952

Publication details
Nitzschia pulchra Hustedt 1952: 309, fig. 16

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1952). Neue und wenig bekannte Diatomeen. II. Bericht der Deutschen Botanischen Gessellschaft 64(10): 304-314.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful, fair, pretty.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Giffen, M.H. (1967). Contributions to the diatom flora of South Africa III. Diatoms of the marine littoral regions at Kidd's Beach near east London, Cape Province, South Africa. Nova Hedwigia 13(1/2): 245-292, pls 59-63.

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