Nitzschia americana D.Bennett & Kociolek, nom. illeg. 2014
Nitzschia americana D.Bennett & Kociolek in Kockiolek & al. 2014: 51, pl. 73: figs. 1-7; pl. 74, nom. illeg.
Published in: Kociolek, J.P., Laslandes, B., Bennett, D., Thomas, E., Brady, M. & Graeff, C. (2014). Diatoms of the United States, 1 Taxonomy, ultrastructure and descriptions of new species and other rarely reported taxa from lake sediments in the western U.S.A. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 61: 1-188, 80 pls.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or pertaining to America.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Nitzschia americana Hasle. - (29 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 29 February 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 February 2016 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 105 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Lundholm, N., Hasle, G.R., Fryxell, G.A. & Hargraves, P.E. (2002). Morphology, phylogeny and taxonomy of species within the pseudo-nitzschia americana complex (Bacillariophyceae) with descriptions of two new species, Pseudo-nitzschia brasiliana and Pseudo-nitzschia linea. Phycologia 41: 480-497.
Miller, R.L. & Kamykowski, D.L. (1986). Effects of temperature, salinity, irradiance and diurnal periodicity on growth and photosynthesis in the diatom Nitzschia americana: light-saturated growth. Journal of Phycology 22: 339-348, 9 figs, 2 tables.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=158670
Cite this record as:
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 19 September 2021.