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Nitzschia improvisa Simonsen 2012

Publication details
Nitzschia improvisa Simonsen in Hinz, Simonsen & R.M.Crawford 2012: 88

Published in: Hinz, F., Simonsen, R. & Crawford, R.M. (2012). Validation of 42 names of diatom taxa from the Baltic Sea. Diatom Research 27: 81-89, no figs.

Publication date: online 25 May 2012

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.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Validation of Nitzschia improvisa Simonsen 1960 by designation of type [INA]. - (6 Dec 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a brackish species.

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Key references
Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Simonsen, R. (1960). Neue Diatomeen aus der Ostsee II. Kieler Meeresforschungen 16(1): 126-160, 2 pls.

Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.

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Verified by: 10 February 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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