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Nitzschia incognita Krasske, nom. illeg. 1941

Publication details
Nitzschia incognita Krasske 1941: 276, pl. V [5]: figs 2, 3, nom. illeg.

Published in: Krasske, G. (1941). Die Kieselalgen des chilenischen Küstenplanktons. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 38: 260-287, pls 4-6.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nitzschia is Nitzschia elongata Hassal.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia schwabei Krasske ex Lange-Bertalot

Type information
Chile: Dichato Bay

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), unknown.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: priority for Nitzschia incognita Legler & Krasske, 1940. - (10 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a brackish species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Lange-Bertalot, H., Külbs, K., Lauser, T., Nörpel-Schempp, M. & Willmann, M. (1996). Diatom taxa introduced by Georg Krasske. Documentation and revision. Dokumnetation und Revision der von Georg Krasske beschribenen Diatomeen-Taxa. Iconographia Diatomologica 3: 2-358, incl. 71 pls., numerous unnumbered figs. from Krasske's publications.

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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 21 September 2021.

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