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Nitzschia minima Meister 1935

Publication details
Nitzschia minima Meister 1935: 90, fig. 10

Published in: Meister, F. (1935). Seltene und neue Kieselalgen. Bericht der Schweizerischen Botanischen Gesellschaft 44: 88-108, 10 pls.

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 fonticola (Grunow) Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Switzerland: Gattikerweiher (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very little, very least (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.

Source of current name
Tudesque, L, Rimet, F. & Ector, L. (2008). A new taxon of the section Nitzschiae lanceolatae Grunow: Nitzschia costei sp. nov. compared to N. fonticola Grunow, N. macedonica Hustedt, N. tropica Hustedt and related species. Diatom Research 23(2): 483-501, 159 figs, 2 tables.

Key references
Krammer, K. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (1988). Bacillariophyceae. 2 Teil: Bacillariaceae, Epithemiaceae, Surirellaceae. S├╝sswasserflora von Mitteleuropa 2/2, Begr├╝ndet von A. Pacher. Herausgegeben von H. Ettl, J. Gerloff, H. Heynig, D. Mollenhauer. Band 2/2. pp. [i]-x, [1]-610, 184 pls with 1914 figs. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

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