Nitzschia elegantula 1881
Nitzschia elegantula Grunow in Van Heurck 1881: pl. LXIX : fig. 22a
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1880). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique Atlas. pls I-XXX [pls 1-30]. . Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), somewhat elegant.
Nitzschia microcephala var. elegantula (Grunow) Van Heurck 1885
This is a freshwater species.
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Rivera, P. & Cruces, F. (2011). Primer registro para Chile de las diatomeas marinas Nitzschia amabilis, Nitzschia elegantula y Chaetoceros muelleri var. subsalsum. Revista de Biología Marina y Oceanografía 46. Nº 1: 95-99.
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