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Nitzschia fonticola (Grunow) Grunow in Van Heurck 1881, pl. 69, figs. 15-20
BasionymNitzschia palea var. fonticola Grunow 1880
Published inVan Heurck, H. 1881 [ref. 001035]. Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Atlas. Ducaju & Cie., Anvers. pls 31-77.
TypeLectotype: designated by Trobajo et al. 2006, p. 1357 (ref. 013268) BM slide 26835 (NHM. London) of Van Heurck #524, single specimen at England finder K37 2-4 (close to the K37-K38 junction). Epitypes: Fig. 3 (of clone A) and the LSU sequence of clone A (GenBank AM 182191) designated by Trobajo et al. 2006, p. 1370Click here to view INA card. Click here to check this name in the INA website.
Type LocalityLanguage of descriptionF
CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsNitzschia fonticola Grunow in Cleve & Möller 1879
Nitzschia palea var. fonticola Grunow 1880