Nitzschia compressa var. vexans ( ) -Bertalot 1987
Nitzschia compressa var. vexans (Grunow) Lange-Bertalot in Lange-Bertalot & Krammer 1987: 12
Published in: Lange-Bertalot, H. & Krammer, K. (1987). Bacillariaceae, Epithemiaceae, Surirellaceae. Neue und wenig bekannte Taxa, neue Kombinationen und Synonyme sowie Bemerkungen und Ergänzungen zu den Naviculaceae. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 15: , 1-289, incl. 62 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia vexans Grunow
Nitzschia vexans Grunow
Near Hildesheim; living in freshwater.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).
Homoeocladia vexans (Grunow) Kuntze 1898
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.
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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 19 September 2021.