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Luticola nivalis var. distinguenda (Hustedt) E.Y.Haworth & M.G.Kelly, nom. inval. 2003

Publication details
Luticola nivalis var. distinguenda (Hustedt) E.Y.Haworth & M.G.Kelly in Whitton & al. 2003, nom. inval.

Published in: Whitton, B.A., John, D.M., Kelly, M.G. & Haworth, E.Y. (2003). A coded list of freshwater algae of the British Isles. Second Edition. . . World-wide Web electronic publication .

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Luticola is Luticola mutica (Kützing) D.G.Mann.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Luticola distinguenda (Hustedt) Levkov, Metzeltin & A.Pavlov

Basionym
Navicula mutica var. distinguenda Hustedt

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), found growing in or near snow.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Navicula mutica f. distinguenda Hustedt
Navicula nivalis var. distinguenda Hustedt 1939
Navicula nivalis f. distinguenda (Hustedt) Hustedt 1964

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid name in list? - (2 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Source of current name
Levkov, Z., Metzeltin, D. & Pavlov, A. (2013). Luticola and Luticolopsis. In: Diatoms of Europe. Diatoms of the European inland waters and comparable habitats. Volume 7. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds), pp. 1-698. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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