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Nitzschia sigma var. intercedens Grunow 1878

Publication details
Nitzschia sigma var. intercedens Grunow 1878: 118, no fig.

Published in: Grunow, A. (1878). Algen und Diatomaceen aus dem Kaspischen Meere. In: Naturwissenschaftliche Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Kaukasusländer, auf Grund seiner Sammelbeute. (Schneider, O. Eds), pp. 98-132, pls 3, 4. Dresden: Dresden Burdach.

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.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitzschia sigma var. intercedens Grunow)
Europe: Britain (Hendey 1954, Hendey 1974, Hartley 1986, Whitton & al. 2003), France (Anon. 2017), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

Middle East: Kuwait (Al-Kandari & Suburova 2019).

Asia: China (Liu 2008), Korea (Lee, Choi & Lee 1995), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Queensland (Day & al. 1995).

Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Guam (Lobban & al. 2012).

Key references
Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

Kennett, D.M. & Hargraves, P.E. (1984). Subtidal benthic diatoms from a stratified estuarine basin. Botanica Marina 27: 169-183.

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Verified by: 14 June 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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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 20 October 2021.

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