Nitzschia sigma var. genuina , nom. inval. 1878
Nitzschia sigma var. genuina Grunow 1878: 119, nom. inval.
Published in: Grunow, A. (1878). Algen und Diatomaceen aus dem Kaspischen Meere. In: Naturwissenschaftliche Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Kaukasusländer, auf Grund seiner Sammelbeute. (Schneider, O. Eds), pp. 98-132, pls 3, 4. Dresden: Dresden Burdach.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia sigma (Kützing) W.Smith
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: nominal variety requires autonymic epithet. "24.3. Infraspecific names with final epithets such as genuinus, originalis, originarius, typicus, verus, and veridicus, purposing to indicate the taxon containing the type of the name of the next higher-ranked taxon, are not validly published unless they are autonyms (Art. 26)." - (2 Dec 2016) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 December 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 02 December 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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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 23 September 2021.