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Nitzschia minuta Bleisch 1860

Publication details
Nitzschia minuta Bleisch in Rabenhorst 1860: No. 950

Published in: Stizenberger, E. (1860). Dr. Ludwig Rabenhorst's Algen Sachsens resp. Mitteleuropa's. Decade I-C. Systematisch geordnet (mit Zugrundelegung eines neuen Systems). pp. [1]-41. Dresden: Dampfschnellpressen - Druck von C. Heinrich.
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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.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Nitzschia communis var. minuta (Bleisch) Kirchner 1878

Nomenclatural notes
Valid according to CAS. Further description in Bleisch (1863). - (9 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Blanco, S., Borrego-Ramos, M. & Olenici, A. (2019). Las diatomeas de Ceuta. pp. [1]-191, incl. 26 pls. Ceuta: Instituto Estudios Ceutíes.

Key references
Bleisch, M. (1863). Über einige in den Jahren 1856-62 in der Gegend von Strehlen gefundene Diatomeen. Abhandlungen Schlesische Gesellschaft fur Vaterlandische Kulture Abth. fur Naturwissenschaften und Medicin, Breslau 1862(2): 75-84.

Reichardt, E. (2018). Die Diatomeen im Gebiet der Stadt Treuchtlingen. pp. [1]-576 (Band 1); 579-1184 (Band 2), incl 451 pls. München: Bayerische Botanische Gesellschaft [Selbstverlag der Gesellschaft].

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