Nitzschia seriata Cleve 1883

Pseudo-nitzschia seriata (Cleve) H.Peragallo

Current name: Pseudo-nitzschia seriata (Cleve) H.Peragallo
A common, truly planktonic pennate diatom. Girdle view.Robin Raine (

Publication Details
Nitzschia seriata Cleve 1883: 478, pl. 38: fig. 75

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1883). Diatoms collected during the expedition of the Vega. Vega-Expedition Vetenskåpliga Iakttagelser Bearbetade of Deltagare I Resan Och Andra Forskare untgifna af A.E. Nordenskiöld 3: [457]-517, 4 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 Pseudo-nitzschia seriata (Cleve) H.Peragallo.

Type Information
Lectotype locality: Tindingen, Greenland; (Hasle & Lundholm 2005: 614)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 06 December 2018

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 06 December 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 21 May 2024

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