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Nitzschia subcurvata G.R.Hasle 1974

Publication details
Nitzschia subcurvata G.R.Hasle 1974: 426

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 subcurvata (Hasle) G.A.Fryxell

Type information
Type locality: Antarctic zone (62°30'S, 19°42'W) (Hasle 1974: 426). Holotype : G.R.H.; 31 January 1957; Univ. Oslo marked specimens on slide no 10 (Hasle 1974: 426). Notes: "Brategg" samples (INA).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Description
Hasle 1964: 22, pl. 12, fig. 16.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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
Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 01 October 2015 by G.M. Guiry

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References
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Fryxell, G.A., Garza, S.A. & Roelke, D.L. (1991). Auxospore formation in an Antarctic clone of Nitzschia subcurvata Hasle. Diatom Research 6(2): 235-245.

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