Nitzschia frustulum var. bulnheimiana ( ) 1881
Nitzschia frustulum var. bulnheimiana (Rabenhorst) Grunow in Van Heurck 1881: pl. LXVIII : fig. 30
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1881). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique Atlas. pls XXXI-LXXVII [31-77]. . Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia bulnheimiana (Rabenhorst) H.L.Smith
Homoeocladia bulnheimiana Rabenhorst
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), frustrule (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Apparently originally introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (see Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (8 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine/freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitzschia frustulum var. bulnheimiana (Rabenhorst) Grunow)
Europe: Britain (Sims 1996, Whitton & al. 2003), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Rumrich, Lange-Bertalot & Rumrich 2000, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018).
Asia: Mongolia (Dorofeyuk & Kulikovskiy 2012).
Source of current name
Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2013). Diatomeen im Süßwasser—Benthos von Mitteleuropa. Bestimmungsflora Kieselalgen für die ökologische Praxis. Über 700 der häufigsten Arten und ihre Ökologie. pp. -908, 133 pls. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.
Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. , 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 May 2016 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.