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Nitzschia superba Leuduger-Fortmorel 1879

Publication details
Nitzschia superba Leuduger-Fortmorel 1879: 40; pl. VIII: fig. 83

Published in: Leuduger-Fortmorel, G. (1879). Catalogue des Diatomées de l'Ile Ceylan ["Extrait des Mémoires de la Société d'Émulation des Côtes-du-Nord"]. pp. 1-73, 9 pls. Saint-Brieuc: Librairie Francisque Guyon, Impriméur.
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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
Ceylon (marine sand from Colombo).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), superb.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Homoeocladia superba (Leuduger-Formorel) Kuntze 1898

General environment
This is a marine species.

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.

Created: 30 December 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 30 December 2018 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 19 September 2021.

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