Nitzschia lanceolata W.Smith 1853
Nitzschia lanceolata W.Smith 1853: 40, pl. 14: fig. 118
Published in: Smith, W. (1853). A synopsis of the British Diatomaceae; with remarks on their structure, function and distribution; and instructions for collecting and preserving specimens. The plates by Tuffen West. In two volumes. Vol. 1. pp. [i]-xxxiii, 1-89, pls I-XXXI. London: John van Voorst, Paternoster Row.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lance-shaped.
Homoeocladia lanceolata (W.Smith) Kuntze
Nitzschia lanceolata var. genuina Cleve-Euler 1952
This is a brackish species.
John, J. (2016). Diatoms from Stradbroke and Fraser Islands, Australia: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 1. pp. -377, 258 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.
Proshkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (Ed.) (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomikh vodorosleyi. Poryadok Pennales [Diatom Analysis. Manual for identification of fossil and modern diatoms. Order Pennales]. Vol. 3 pp. 398, 117 plates. Moscow & Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoye Izdatel'stvo Geologicheskoy Literatury. [in Russian]
Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. , 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.
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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Davidovich, N.A. (1998). Transition to sexual reproduction and control of initial cell size in nitzschia lanceolata. Diatom Research 13(1): 29-38.
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