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Nitzschia decipiens Hustedt 1958

Publication details
Nitzschia decipiens Hustedt 1958: 170, figs 174, 175

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.

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), deceiving (used of a species closely resembling another) (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nitzschia acicularis var. antarctica van Heurck 1909
Nitzschia dissipata var. antarctica Peragallo 1921

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
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.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 September 2021.

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