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Nitzschia sigmoidea var. armoricana (Kützing) Grunow 1880

Publication details
Nitzschia sigmoidea var. armoricana (Kützing) Grunow 1880: 91

Published in: Cleve, P. T. & Grunow, A. (1880). Beiträge 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 Synedra armoricana Kützing

Basionym
Synedra armoricana Kützing

Type information
Type locality: Falaise [Caen-Calvado, France] (Kützing 1844: 67). Notes: Based on a specimen sent from De Brébission as Sigmatella Nitzschii.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Binomial also proposed by Brebisson 1870:40, with the same Basionym. (See INA and CAS Diatom Collection) - (20 Apr 2020) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

See Current Name at DiatomBase. - (20 Apr 2020) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], [1]-152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.

Key references
Brébisson, A. de (1870). Notes on some French Diatomaceae, presented to the Club. Journal of the Quekett Microscopical Club 2: 37-43, pl. I: figs 1-8.

Hustedt, F. (1930). Bacillariophyta (Diatomeae) Zweite Auflage. In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Mitteleuropas. Heft 10. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. [i]-vii, [1]-466. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.

Proshkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (Ed.) (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomikh vodorosleyi. Poryadok Pennales [Diatom Analysis. Manual for identification of fossil and modern diatoms. Order Pennales]. Vol. 3 pp. 398, 117 plates. Moscow & Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoye Izdatel'stvo Geologicheskoy Literatury. [in Russian]

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