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Nitzschia bulnheimiana (Rabenhorst) H.L.Smith 1888

Publication details
Nitzschia bulnheimiana (Rabenhorst) H.L.Smith 1888: No. 689

Published in: Smith, H.L. (1876-1888). Diatomacearum Species Typicae. Centuries I-VI, numbers 1-600; supplement numbers 601-750. . Boston: Stodder.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Nitzschia is Nitzschia elongata Hassal.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Homoeocladia bulnheimiana Rabenhorst

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Homoeocladia bulnheimiana Rabenhorst 1862
Nitzschia frustulum var. bulnheimiana (Rabenhorst) Grunow 1881

Habitat notes
Also occuring in saltworks. - (11 Aug 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Nitzschia frustulum var. bulnheimiana (Rabenhorst) Grunow)
Europe: Britain (Sims 1996, Whitton & al. 2003), Germany (Ludwig & Schnittler 1996, Rumrich, Lange-Bertalot & Rumrich 2000, Mauch & Schmedtje 2003), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018).

Asia: Mongolia (Dorofeyuk & Kulikovskiy 2012).

(as Nitzschia bulnheimiana (Rabenhorst) H.L.Smith)
Europe: France (Anon. 2017), Germany (Täuscher 2014, Täuscher 2016, Cantonati & al. 2017, Hofmann & al. 2018, Stutz & Mattern & al. 2018), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Poland (Bąk et al. 2012), Spain (Leira, Meijide-Failde & Torres 2017).

North America: Laurentian Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), NW USA (Bahls 2009), United States of America (Kociolek 2005).

Key references
Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Lange-Bertalot, H. (2013). Diatomeen im Süßwasser—Benthos von Mitteleuropa. Bestimmungsflora Kieselalgen für die ökologische Praxis. Über 700 der häufigsten Arten und ihre Ökologie. pp. [1]-908, 133 pls. Königstein: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Lange-Bertalot, H., Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Cantonati, M. (2017). Freshwater benthic diatoms of Central Europe: over 800 common species used in ecological assessments. English edition with updated taxonomy and added species (Cantonati, M. et al. eds). pp. [1]-942, 135 pls. Schmitten-Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Tudesque, L, Rimet, F. & Ector, L. (2008). A new taxon of the section Nitzschiae lanceolatae Grunow: Nitzschia costei sp. nov. compared to N. fonticola Grunow, N. macedonica Hustedt, N. tropica Hustedt and related species. Diatom Research 23(2): 483-501, 159 figs, 2 tables.

Created: 29 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 11 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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