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Nitzschia pungens f. multiseries G.R.Hasle 1974

Publication details
Nitzschia pungens f. multiseries G.R.Hasle 1974: 427

Published in: Hasle, G.R. (1974). Validation of the names of some marine planktonic species of Nitzschia (Bacillariophyceae). Taxon 23: 425-428.

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 multiseries (Hasle) Hasle

Type information
Type locality: Drobak, Oslofhord, Norway (Hasle 1974: 426). Holotype : G.R.H.; 2 October 1962; Univ. Oslo 2 marked specimens on IMBB slide no. 16 (Hasle 1974: 426). Notes: W7, 72b, B.M. 77894.

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), sharp-pointed, pricking, piercing, terminating in a hard sharp point (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Hasle 1965a: 14, pl. 2, figs 1, 2, pl. 5, fig. 11, pl. 7, fig. 9.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

Key references
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 02 October 2015 by G.M. Guiry

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Cho, E.S., Kotaki, Y. & Park, J.G. (2001). The comparison between toxic Pseudo-nitzschia multiseries (Hasle) Hasle and non-toxic P. pungens (Grunow) Hasle isolated from Jinhae Bay, Korea. Algae 16(3): 275-285, 13 figs, 1 table.
Hasle, G.R. (1995). Pseudo-nitzschia pungens and P. multiseries (Bacillariophyceae): nomenclatural history, morphology, and distribution. Journal of Phycology 31: 428-435, 18 figs, 5 tables.
Manhart, J.R., Fryxell, G.A., Villac, M.C. & Segura, L.Y. (1995). Pseudo-nitzschia pungens and P. multiseries (Bacillariophyceae): nuclear ribosomal DNAs and species differences. Journal of Phycology 31: 421-427, 2 figs, 1 table.
Subba Rao, D.V., Partensky, F., Wohlgeschaffen, G. & Li, W.K.W. (1992). Gametogenesis in Nitzschia pungens f. multiseries. Journal of Phycology 28: 574-576.

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