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Nitzschia amphibia var. fossilis Grunow 1880

Publication details
Nitzschia amphibia var. fossilis Grunow in Van Heurck 1880: 98

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nitzschia is Nitzschia elongata Hassal.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia fossilis (Grunow) Grunow

Type information
Ceyssat (fossil) (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitzschia amphibia var. fossilis Grunow)
Europe: Britain (Hartley 1986, Whitton & al. 2003).

North America: Laurentian Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), United States of America (Kociolek 2005).

Asia: Korea (Lee, Choi & Lee 1995).

Key references
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 .

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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