Nitzschia schiellerupii Foged 1966
Nitzschia schiellerupii Foged 1966: 119, 149, pl. XXII : fig. 9
Published in: Foged, N. (1966). Freshwater diatoms from Ghana. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Shrifter 15(1): 1-169, 25 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "East Ghana. Fresh water (the Volta river at Kete Krachi, Loe. No. 58)." (Foged 1966: 119). Holotype: C Ghana No. 296/1961 (Foged 1966: 149). Notes: "Illustration slide: Ghana No. 296/1961."
"Named after S. Schiellerup, Danish governor in Guinea 1735-36."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 16 November 2014 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 February 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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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 22 September 2021.