Nitzschia sinuata var. tabellaria

Grunow 1881      Category: Nitzschioid
BASIONYM: Denticula tabellaria Grunow 1862

Nitzschia sinuata

 

Nitzschia sociabilis

LM scalebar = 10 µm = 80 pixels.



Observations

Contributor: Pat Kociolek - March 2011
Length Range: 9-21 µm
Width Range: 4.5-8.0 µm
Striae in 10 µm: 18-23

Description

Valves are rhombic to lanceolate, swollen at the center, with apices nearly capitate to rounded. The fibulae of the raphe are distinct, elongate (crossing about ½ of the valve face), numbering 6-8 in 10 µm. Striae are distinctly punctate and radiate. A central nodule is absent.



Original Description

Basionym: Denticula tabellaria
Author: Grunow 1862
Length Range: µm
Striae in 10 µm:

Original Description

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Cite This Page:
Kociolek, P. (2011). Nitzschia sinuata var. tabellaria . In Diatoms of the United States. Retrieved October 01, 2014, from http://westerndiatoms.colorado.edu/taxa/species/nitzschia_sinuata_var._tabellaria

Species: Nitzschia sinuata var. tabellaria

Contributor: Pat Kociolek

Reviewer: Rex Lowe

Citations

Hustedt, F. (1930). Die Kieselalgen Deutschlands, Osterreichs und der Schweiz mit Berucksichtigung der ubrigen Lander Europas sowie der angrenzenden Meersgebiete. In: Dr. L. Rabenhorst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Osterreich und der Schweiz. Leipzig, Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft Geest und Portig K.-G. Vol. 7, Part 3, pp. 557-816.

Krammer, K. and Lange-Bertalot, H. (1988). Bacillariophyceae. 2. Teil: Bacillariaceae, Epithemiaceae, Surirellaceae. In: Ettl, H., J. Gerloff, H. Heynig and D. Mollenhauer (eds.) Susswasserflora von Mitteleuropa, Band 2/2. Gustav Fisher Verlag, Jena.

Links & ID's

Index Nominum Algarum (INA)

Original INA

California Academy of Sciences (CAS)

Nitzschia sinuata var. tabellaria CAS

North American Diatom Ecological Database (NADED)

NADED ID: 48178

Autecology Discussion