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Nitzschia cocconeiformis Grunow 1880

Publication details
Nitzschia cocconeiformis Grunow in Cleve & Grunow 1880: 68

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 Giffenia cocconeiformis (Grunow) Round & Basson

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Round, F.E. & Basson, P.W. (1997). A new diatom genus (Giffenia) based on Nitzschia cocconeiformis Grun. and a note on Nitzschia (Tryblionella) lanceola Grun. Diatom Research 12(2): 347-355, 20 figs.

Key references
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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Verified by: 10 February 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Round, F.E. & Basson, P.W. (1997). A new diatom genus (Giffenia) based on Nitzschia cocconeiformis Grun. and a note on Nitzschia (Tryblionella) lanceola Grun. Diatom Research 12(2): 347-355, 20 figs.

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