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Nitzschia spiralis C.Mereschkoswky 1901

Publication details
Nitzschia spiralis C.Mereschkoswky 1901: 475, pl. V, figs 18-20

Published in: Mereschkowsky, C. (1901). List of California diatoms. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 7 7: 292-300, 474-480, 505-520, pls 4, 5.

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

Type information
Type locality: San Pedro, California, U.S.A. (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiral (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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.

Key references
Mereschkowsky, C. (1901). Etjudy nad endokhromom diatomovykh vodoroslei (po frants). (√Čtude sur l'endochrome des Diatom√©es.) I. Zapiski Imperatorskoj Akademii Nauk po Fiziko-matematiceskomee Otdeleniju. Memoires de l'Academie Imperiale des Sciences de Saint Petesbourg, Classe physico-mathematique. Series 8, 11(6): 1-40, 7 tabl.

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2021.

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