Nitzschia elliptica var. alexandrina Cholnoky 1958
Nitzschia elliptica var. alexandrina Cholnoky 1958: 258, figs 29, 30
Published in: Cholnoky, B.J. (1958). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Südafrikanischen Diatomeenflora. II. Einige Gewässer im Waterberg-Gabiet, Transvaal. Portugaliae Acta Biologica. Serie B 6(2): 99-160.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia aurariae Cholnoky
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), elliptic, elliptical (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.
Created: 09 April 2015 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 18 September 2021.