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Nitzschia insignis var. spathulifera Grunow 1889

Publication details
Nitzschia insignis var. spathulifera Grunow in Rodrígues y Femenías 1889: 217

Published in: Rodríguez y Femenías, J.J. (1889). Algas de las Baleares. Anales de la Sociedad Española de Historia Natural 18: 199-274, pls III, iV.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nitzschia is Nitzschia elongata Hassal.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), distinguished.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Proschkina-Lavrenko (1950: 327) "var. spathultfera Grun. Nitzschta-adriatica var.? spathulifera Grun." This may be a valid new combination as the above name appears to be invalid ("nomen" in INA). - (8 Jan 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Proshkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (Ed.) (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomikh vodorosleyi. Poryadok Pennales [Diatom Analysis. Manual for identification of fossil and modern diatoms. Order Pennales]. Vol. 3 pp. 398, 117 plates. Moscow & Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoye Izdatel'stvo Geologicheskoy Literatury. [in Russian]

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