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Nitzschia insignis var. mediterranea Grunow , nom. inval. 1878

Publication details
Nitzschia insignis var. mediterranea Grunow in Cleve & Möller 1878: Nos 154, 155, nom. inval.

Published in: Cleve, P.T. & Möller, J.D. (1878). Diatoms. Part III, No. 109-168. . Upsala: Esatas Edquists Boktryckeri.

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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), distinguished.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: (CAS), probably because of a lack of description. - (8 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

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Verified by: 08 February 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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