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Nitzschia lecointei Van Heurck 1909

Publication details
Nitzschia lecointei Van Heurck 1909: 21, pl. 3, fig. 57

Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1909). Expédition Antarctique Belge, Résultats du Voyage du S.Y. Belgica en 1897-1898-1899. Rapports Scientifiques. Botanique, Diatomées. pp. 1-129, 13 pls. Imprim. J.-E. Buschmann.

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: Antarctica, S. of Kerguelen (Index Nominum Algarum).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Nitzschia acicularis var. interrupta Heiden 1928
Nitzschia lanceolata var. spicula Manguin 1960
Nitzschia lanceolata f. australis Manguin 1960

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.

Key references
Ralph, P.J., McMinn, A., Ryan, K.G. & Ashworth, C. (2005). Short-term effect of temperature on the photokinetics of microalgae from the surface layers of Antarctic pack ice. Journal of Phycology 41: 763-769.

Riaux-Gobin, C. & Poulin, M. (2004). Possible symbiosis of Berkeleya adeliensis Medlin, Synedropsis fragilis (Manguin) Hasle et al. and Nitzschia lecointei Van Heurck (Bacillariophyta) associated with land-fast ice in Adélie Land, Antarctica. Diatom Research 19(2): 265-274.

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References
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Riaux-Gobin, C. & Poulin, M. (2004). Possible symbiosis of Berkeleya adeliensis Medlin, Synedropsis fragilis (Manguin) Hasle et al. and Nitzschia lecointei Van Heurck (Bacillariophyta) associated with land-fast ice in Adélie Land, Antarctica. Diatom Research 19(2): 265-274.

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