163,329 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 22,769 images, 62,933 bibliographic items, 478,466 distributional records.

Nitzschia beyeri Lange-Bertalot 2004

Publication details
Nitzschia beyeri Lange-Bertalot in Witkowski & al. 2004: 579-599, Figs 1-6

Published in: Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H., Kociolek, J.P., Ruppel, M., Wawrzyniak-Wydrowska, B., Bąk, M. & Brzezinska, A. (2004). Four new species of Nitzschia sect. Tryblionella (Bacillariophyceae) resembling N. parvula. Phycologia 43: 579-595, 93 figs, 4 tables.
 Download PDF

Publication date: 30th September, 2004

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.

Type information
Type locality: A small tributary creek of River Kinzig (Spessart Mountains, Germany) (Witkowski & al., 2004: 580). Holotype: A small tributary creek. Coll. Lange-Bertalot, Senckenberg Museum, Frankfurt am Main, Germany Slide N-Main 88 (Witkowski & al., 2004: 580).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Valves linear, slightly constricted in the middle, with obliquely cuneate and finally subrostrate apices, 24-30 µm long, 3.8-4.2 µm wide. Raphe strongly eccentric, fibulae distinct, 13-14 in 10 µm, the median two father apart. Transapical striae finely punctate, 27-29 in 10 µm, interrupted by an indistinct longitudinal sternum. The new species resembles N. parvula W. Smith but the valves are narrower


Similar species
Nitzschia parvula

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Created: 16 November 2004 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 06 January 2010 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 382 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=65893

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2021.

SITE © 1996 - 2021 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio