Nitzschia sigma var. rigida ex Van Heurck 1880
Nitzschia sigma var. rigida Grunow ex Van Heurck 1880: pl. 66: fig. 5
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1880). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique Atlas. pls I-XXX [pls 1-30]. . Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Amphipleura rigida Kützing 1844
Nitzschia rigida (Kützing) H.Peragallo & M.Peragallo 1900
Sigmatella sigma var. rigida (Kützing) Frenguelli 1926
Seemingly originally first introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (Melbourne Code; see ICN 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."). - (26 Jan 2018) - M.D. Guiry
N. sigma var. rigida Grunow in Van Heurck, new name [intended combination of Amphipleura rigida Kützing 1844 (illeg.)] (INA). - (7 Aug 2018) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.
Kennett, D.M. & Hargraves, P.E. (1984). Subtidal benthic diatoms from a stratified estuarine basin. Botanica Marina 27: 169-183.
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