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Nitzschia heufleriana Grunow 1862

Publication details
Nitzschia heufleriana Grunow 1862: 575 (as 'Heufleriana' )

Published in: Grunow, A. (1862). Die österreichischen Diatomaceen nebst Anschluss einiger neuen Arten von andern Lokalitäten und einer kritischen Uebersicht der bisher bekannten Gattungen und Arten. Verhandlungen der kaiserlich-königlichen zoologisch-botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 12: 315-472 [Abt 1], 545-588 [Abt. 2], 7 pls.
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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.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Homoeocladia heufleriana (Grunow) Kuntze 1898
Hantzschia heufleriana (Grunow) Heinzerling 1908

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nitzschia heufleriana var. genuina Cleve-Euler 1952

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitzschia heufleriana Grunow)
Atlantic Islands: Azores (Gonçalves, Marques & Fonseca 2010).

Europe: Albania (Somogyi et al. 2013), Britain (Hartley 1986, Whitton & al. 2003, Pentecost & Haworth 2021), Czech Republic (Hasler, Handák & Handákova 2007), France (Germain 1981), Georgia (Barinova & al. 2011, Barinova & Kukhaleishvili 2014), Germany (Reichardt 1984, Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Rumrich, Lange-Bertalot & Rumrich 2000, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003, Täuscher 2014, Täuscher 2016, Reichardt 2018, Hofmann & al. 2018, Stutz & Mattern & al. 2018), Ireland (Wolnik & Carter 2014), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), North Macedonia (Levkov & Williams 2012), Poland (Bąk et al. 2012), Romania (Caraus 2017), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018), Slovakia (Hindák & Hindáková 2016), Spain (Álvarez Cobelas & Estévez García 1982, Aboal, Marín & Zafra 2003), Ukraine (Bukhtiyarova 1999, Kryvosheia & Kapustin 2019).

North America: Arkansas (Smith 2010), Laurentian Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), Mexico (Novelo 2012), Montana (Bahls et al. 2008), NW USA (Bahls 2009), Québec (Poulin, Hamilton & Proulx 1995), Texas (Eberle 1982), United States of America (Potapova & Charles 2003, Kociolek 2005, Eberle 2008).

Africa: Democratic Republic of Congo (Stoyneva-Gärtner & Descy 2020), Ghana (Foged 1966, Smith, Smith & Nii Yemoh Annang 2015).

Middle East: Iraq (Maulood & al. 2013), Turkey (Aysel 2005, Varol & Sen 2014, Akgül, Akgül & Aysel 2019, Solak & al. 2019, Akgül, Akgül & Aysel 2019, Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019).

South-west Asia: India (Gupta & Das 2020).

South-east Asia: Myanmar (Burma) (Skuja 1949).

Asia: Japan (Kihara & al. 2015), Mongolia (Dorofeyuk & Kulikovskiy 2012), Russia (Kulikovskiy & al. 2016), Russia (Far East) (Medvedeva & Nikulina 2019), Tajikistan (Barinova, Boboev & Hisoriev 2015).

Key references
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.

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. [1]-908, 133 pls. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Hustedt, F. (1930). Bacillariophyta (Diatomeae) Zweite Auflage. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Mitteleuropas. Heft 10. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. [i]-vii, [1]-466. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.

Kulikovskiy, M., Glushchenko, A.M., Kuznetsova, I.V. & Genkal, S.I. (2016). [Identification book of diatoms from Russia]. pp. [1]-804, 165 pls. Yaroslavl: Filigran. [in Russian]

Lange-Bertalot, H., Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Cantonati, M. (2017). Freshwater benthic diatoms of Central Europe: over 800 common species used in ecological assessments. English edition with updated taxonomy and added species (Cantonati, M. et al. eds). pp. [1]-942, 135 pls. Schmitten-Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Proshkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (Ed.) (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomikh vodorosleyi. Poryadok Pennales [Diatom Analysis. Manual for identification of fossil and modern diatoms. Order Pennales]. Vol. 3 pp. 398, 117 plates. Moscow & Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoye Izdatel'stvo Geologicheskoy Literatury. [in Russian]

Reichardt, E. (2018). Die Diatomeen im Gebiet der Stadt Treuchtlingen. pp. [1]-576 (Band 1); 579-1184 (Band 2), incl 451 pls. München: Bayerische Botanische Gesellschaft [Selbstverlag der Gesellschaft].

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