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Nitzschia tropica Hustedt 1949

Publication details
Nitzschia tropica Hustedt 1949: 147, pl. XI: figs 34-48

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1949). S├╝sswasser-Diatomeen. [In] Exploration du Parc National Albert, Mission H. Damas (1935-1936). Vol. 8 pp. 1-199, XV pls. Brussels: Institut des Parcs Nationaux du Congo Belge.
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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.

Type information
Type locality: Congo: Albert Natl. Park (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Nomenclatural notes
[Legend figs 34-38 (INA)] - (20 Oct 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Cocquyt, C. (2007). Diatom diversity in Hausburg Tarn, a glacial lake on Mount Kenya, East Africa. Diatom Research 22(2): 255-285, 126 figs.

Suriyanti, S.N.P. & Usup, G. (2017). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of the marine diatom Nitzchia dentatum sp. nov. and N. johorensis (Bacillarioiphyceae) from Malaysia . Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 24(2): 183-196.

Tudesque, L, Rimet, F. & Ector, L. (2008). A new taxon of the section Nitzschiae lanceolatae Grunow: Nitzschia costei sp. nov. compared to N. fonticola Grunow, N. macedonica Hustedt, N. tropica Hustedt and related species. Diatom Research 23(2): 483-501, 159 figs, 2 tables.

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Tudesque, L, Rimet, F. & Ector, L. (2008). A new taxon of the section Nitzschiae lanceolatae Grunow: Nitzschia costei sp. nov. compared to N. fonticola Grunow, N. macedonica Hustedt, N. tropica Hustedt and related species. Diatom Research 23(2): 483-501, 159 figs, 2 tables.

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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 September 2021.

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