Nitzschia exilis Archibald, nom. illeg. 1966
Nitzschia exilis Archibald 1966: 230, fig. 7, nom. illeg.
Published in: Archibald R.E.M. (1966). Some new and rare Nitzschiae (Diatomaceae) from the Vaal Dam catchment area (South Africa). Portugaliae Acta Biologica, Séries B 8(1-4): 227-238, 1pl.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
South Africa: Vaal Dam area, Transvaal.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), thin, slender, meagre, poor (Brown 1946).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Nitzschia exilis Sovereign, 1957. - (22 Mar 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
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Created: 22 March 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 13 June 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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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 28 September 2021.