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Nitzschia marina Grunow 1880

Publication details
Nitzschia marina Grunow in Cleve & Grunow 1880: 70

Published in: Cleve, P. T. & Grunow, A. (1880). Beitr├Ąge zur Kenntniss der arctischen Diatomeen. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 17(2): 1-121, 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 currently regarded as a synonym of Alveus marinus (Grunow) Kaczmarska & Fryxell

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Pseudo-nitzschia hustedtii Meister 1937

Nomenclatural notes
See Cleve & Möller, Diatoms (Exsiccatae) no. 154. (fide Kaczmarska & Fryxell, Microscopy Res. & Techn. 33: 3. 1996). Spain: Balearic Islands. (INA) - (13 Nov 2018) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Kaczmarska, I. & Fryxell, G.A. (1996). Alveus, gen. nov. (Bacillariaceae, Bacillariophyta), a heavily silicified diatom found in warm water oceans. Microscopy Research and Technique 33: 2-11.

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