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Nitzschia mediterranea Hustedt, nom. inval. 1921

Publication details
Nitzschia mediterranea Hustedt 1921: pl. 331: fig. 22, nom. inval.

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1921). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde Series VII: Heft 83: pls 329-332 [F. Hustedt]. . Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
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Publication date: Feb 1921

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 Psammodictyon mediterraneum (Hustedt) D.G.Mann

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Mediterranean Sea (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: introduced without a description. After 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is not acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis. - (15 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Round, F.E., Crawford, R.M. & Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms biology and morphology of the genera. pp. [i-ix], 1-747. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

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