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Nitzschia communata Grunow 1880

Publication details
Nitzschia communata Grunow 1880: 79, no fig.

Published in: Grunow, A. (1880). Bemerkungen zu den Diatomeen von Finnmark, dem Karischen Meere und vom Jenissey nebst Vorarbeiten für Monographie der Gattungen Nitzschia, Achnanthes, Pleurosigma, Amphiprora, Plagiotropis, Hyalodiscus, Podosira und einiger Navicula-Gruppen. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handligar, series 4 17(2): 16-121, VII pls.
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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.

Type information
Type locality: Clermont, France (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype fide L.-B. in Lange-Bertalot & Krmmer, 1987: 10: brackish water. (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: LT: coll Van Heurck VI-48-B6 Fontaine oetrifiante bei Clermont, France.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
in V.H. 1881 (INA). - (23 Sep 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a brackish species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitzschia communata Grunow)
Europe: France (Bertrand et al. 2015), Poland (Plinski & Witkowski 2020).

Middle East: Turkey (Kalei & Akçaalan 2020).

Asia: Mongolia (Dorofeyuk & Kulikovskiy 2012 ).

Key references
Bertrand, J., Serieyssol, K. & Ector, L. (2015). The influence of land use and the nature of the substrate on the diatom association from ponds found in two adjacent regions of France. Cryptogamie Algologie 36(3): 305-322.

Lange-Bertalot, H. & Krammer, K. (1987). Bacillariaceae, Epithemiaceae, Surirellaceae. Neue und wenig bekannte Taxa, neue Kombinationen und Synonyme sowie Bemerkungen und Ergänzungen zu den Naviculaceae. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 15: [2], 1-289, incl. 62 pls.

Plinski, M. & Witkowski, A. (2020). Diatoms from the Gulf of Gdansk and surrounding waters (the southern Baltic Sea). pp. [1]-442, incl. 31 SEM pls, 16 photo pls. Gdansk: Gdansk University Press.

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