Nitzschia acicularis var. interrupta Heiden 1928
Nitzschia acicularis var. interrupta Heiden in Heiden & Kolbe 1928: 670
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nitzschia lecointei Van Heurck
Type locality: Antarctica: Kerguelen (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), acicular, i.e., narrow, stiff, pointed like a needle (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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.
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.
Created: 02 July 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 June 2018 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in 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.