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Nitzschia laevis Frenguelli 1923

Publication details
Nitzschia laevis Frenguelli 1923: 91, pl.VIII: fig. 3

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.

Type information
Type locality: Argentina: Córdoba: Rio Primero (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), smooth, free from uneveness, hairs or roughness (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
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

Key references
Suzuki, H., Nagumo, T. & Tanaka, J. (2010). Nitzschia amabilis nom. nov., a new name for the marine species N. laevis Hustedt. Diatom Research 25(1): 223-224.

Created: 16 September 2016 by G.M. Guiry

Verified by: 16 September 2016 by G.M. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Chen, G.-Q., Jiang, Y. & Chen, F. (2008). Salt-induced alterations in lipid composition of diatom Nitzschia laevis (Bacillariophyceae) under heterotrophic culture condition. Journal of Phycology 44: 1309-1314.
Suzuki, H., Nagumo, T. & Tanaka, J. (2010). Nitzschia amabilis nom. nov., a new name for the marine species N. laevis Hustedt. Diatom Research 25(1): 223-224.

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