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Pleurosigma attenuatum (Kützing) W. Smith 1852, p. 11; pl. 2, fig. 11
BasionymFrustulia attenuata Kützing 1833
Published inSmith, W. 1852 [ref. 000862]. Notes on the Diatomaceae with descriptions of British Species included in the genus Pleurosigma. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 2nd series, 9:1-12, 2 pls.
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CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsFrustulia attenuata Kützing 1833
Navicula attenuata (Kützing) Kützing 1844
Gyrosigma attenuatum (Kützing) Cleve 1894
Scalprum (Scalptrum) attenuatum (Kützing) Kuntze 1891
Sigmatella attenuata (Kützing) Brébisson & Godey 1835
Gyrosigma attenuata (Kützing) Rabenhorst 1853