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Nitzschia amphioxys var. genuina Grunow, nom. inval.

Publication details
Nitzschia amphioxys var. genuina Grunow , nom. inval.

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 Hantzschia amphioxys (Ehrenberg) Grunow

Origin of species name
Adjective (Greek), sharp on both sides (Griffith 2004).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: infraspecific names with final epithets such as genuinus, originalis, originarius, typicus, verus, and veridicus, or with the prefix eu-, when purporting to indicate the taxon containing the type of the name of the next higher-ranked taxon, are not validly published unless they have the same final epithet as the name of the corresponding higher-ranked taxon (see Art. 26.2). - (31 Oct 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 25 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 October 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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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 17 September 2021.

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