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Nitzschia compressa var. minor H.L. Smith ex Boyer 1916, p. 116; pl. 39, fig. 8
as Nitzschia compressa var. minor (H.L. Smith)
BasionymPyxidicula compressa var. minor H.L. Smith 1876-1888
CommentsNot a new combination of Pyxidicula compressa var. minor H.L. Smith 1874, as H.L.Smith's name is invalid. Boyer 1916 provided the validating description.
Published inBoyer, C.S. 1916 [ref. 000152]. The Diatomaceae of Philadelphia and Vicinity. J.B. Lippincott Co., Philadelphia. 143 pp., 40 plates.
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Type LocalityLanguage of descriptionE
CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsPyxidicula compressa var. minor H.L. Smith 1876-1888