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Nitzschia bilobata W.Smith 1853

Publication details
Nitzschia bilobata W.Smith 1853: 42, pl. 15: fig. 113

Published in: Smith, W. (1853). A synopsis of the British Diatomaceae; with remarks on their structure, function and distribution; and instructions for collecting and preserving specimens. The plates by Tuffen West. In two volumes. Vol. 1. pp. [i]-xxxiii, 1-89, pls I-XXXI. London: John van Voorst, Paternoster Row.
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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.

Type information
Poole Bay; Shoreham.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), bilobed, with two lobes.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Homoeocladia bilobata (W.Smith) Kuntze 1898

Taxonomic notes
New name for Amphiprora latestriata Brebisson in Kützing 1849. (See CAS Diatom Collection) - (15 Oct 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitzschia bilobata W.Smith)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, Moro & al. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014).

Europe: Adriatic Sea (Vilicic, Marasovic & Miokovic 2002), Black Sea (BSPC Editorial Board 2014, Zotov 2018), Bosnia-Hertzegovina (Hafner, Jasprica & Car 2018), Britain (Hendey 1954, Hendey 1974, Hartley 1986, Sims 1996), France (Méléder et al. 2007 ), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Rumrich, Lange-Bertalot & Rumrich 2000, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003, Hofmann & al. 2018), Ireland (Adams 1908), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Portugal (Moita & Vilarinho 1999), Romania (Caraus 2017), Venice Lagoon (Tolomio 2004).

North America: Canada (Mather & al. 2010, Mather & al. 2010), Gulf of California (Moreno, Licea & Santoyo 1996), Mexico (Pacific) (Torres-Ariño & al. 2019), Oregon (Sawai et al. 2016).

South America: Brazil (Eskinazi-Leça & al. 2010).

Middle East: Egypt (Zalat 2002, Khairy & al. 2017), Iraq (Maulood & al. 2013, Al-Saboonchi & Al-Shawi 2016, Al-Saedy & al. 2020), Turkey (Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019, Kalei & Akçaalan 2020).

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

Asia: Korea (Lee & al. 2012), Russia (Sea of Japan) (Gail 1950).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (McCarthy 2013).

Key references
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.

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.

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

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]

Saunders, K., Lane, C., Cook, S., McMinn, A. & Hallaegraeff, G.M. (2010). Benthic diatoms. In: Algae of Australia. Phytoplankton of temperate waters . (Hallegraeff, G.M., Bolch, C.J.S., Hill, D.R.A., Jameson, I, LeRoi, J.-M., McMinn, A., Murray, S., de Salas, M.F. & Saunders, K. Eds), pp. 83-144. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS; CSIRO Publishing.

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. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

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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References
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O'Meara, E. (1869). [Note on a variety of Nitzschia bilobata from Belfast Lough, Ireland]. Quaterly Journal of Microscopical Science, 2nd. series, 9: 318.

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