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Nitzschia sigmoidea (Nitzsch) W. Smith 1853, p. 38; pl. 13, fig. 104
BasionymBacillaria sigmoidea Nitzsch 1817
Published inSmith, W. 1853 [ref. 000863]. Synopsis of British Diatomaceae. John Van Voorst, London 1853. 1:89 pp., pl. 1-31.
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CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsFrustulia sigmoidea (Nitzsch) Jenner 1845
Homoeocladia sigmoidea (Nitzsch) Elmore 1921
Bacillaria sigmoidea Nitzsch 1817
Cymbella sigmoidea (Nitzsch) Agardh 1830
Synedra sigmoidea (Nitzsch) Kützing 1844