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Nitzschia subconstricta Grunow, nom. inval. 1987

Publication details
Nitzschia subconstricta Grunow in Lange-Bertalot & Krammer 1987: 53, nom. inval.

Published in: Lange-Bertalot, H. & Krammer, K. (1987). Bacillariaceae, Epithemiaceae, Surirellaceae. Neue und wenig bekannte Taxa, neue Kombinationen und Synonyme sowie Bemerkungen und Ergänzungen zu den Naviculaceae. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 15: [2], 1-289, incl. 62 pls.

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 ligowskii Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot, Kociolek & Brzezinska

Type information
Type locality: Victoria Docks, Hull, UK (Witkowski & al., 2004: 585, 586).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Not Nitzschia subconstricta Desikachary & Prema 1987. Witkowski et al. (2004) note that Grunow's name has not been validly published. Grunow's species under this invalid ms. name was renamed by Witkowski et al. (2004: 584; fig. 26-81) as Nitzschia logowskii Witkowski, Lange-Bertalot, Kociolek & Brzezinska to avoid homonymy.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H., Kociolek, J.P., Ruppel, M., Wawrzyniak-Wydrowska, B., Bąk, M. & Brzezinska, A. (2004). Four new species of Nitzschia sect. Tryblionella (Bacillariophyceae) resembling N. parvula. Phycologia 43: 579-595, 93 figs, 4 tables.

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