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Nitzschia delicatissima Cleve 1897, p. 24; pl. 2, fig. 22
Published inCleve, P.T. 1897 [ref. 001137]. A Treatise of the Phytoplankton of the Northern Atlantic and its Tributaries. Upsala Nya Tidnings Aktiebolags Tryckeri, Upsala. 27 pp.
TypeNeotype designated by Hasle (1976; ref. 009577): Slide labeled "Nitzschia delicatissima, Helder 7/5-97" in P.T. Cleve's handwriting in the Swedish Museum of Natural History (S), section Botany Epitype designated by Lundholm et al. 2006 (ref. 012967), p. 467: Fixed material of the culture "Laesų 5" has been deposited at the Botanical Museum, University of Copenhagen as number A2380. ITS1, 5.8S and ITS2 of the nuclear-encoded rDNA of the epitype have been sequenced and deposited at GenBank with accession number AY257849Click here to view INA card. Click here to check this name in the INA website.
Type LocalityLanguage of descriptionE
CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsHomoeocladia delicatissima (Cleve) Meunier 1910
Pseudonitzschia delicatissima (Cleve) Heiden in Heiden & Kolbe 1928