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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma (Kützing) W.Smith, 1853 
AphiaID: 149213

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterokonta (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOchrophyta (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKhakista (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBacillariophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBacillariophycidae (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBacillariophycanae (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBacillariales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBacillariaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia Hassall, 1845
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynedra sigma Kützing, 1844
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomoeocladia sigma (Kützing) Kuntze, 1898 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSigmatella sigma (Kützing) Frenguelli, 1923 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynedra sigma Kützing, 1844 (Basionym)
Sources  basis of record CAS Diatoms Database., available online at http://www.calacademy.org/research/diatoms/hanna_db/SearchTaxLoc.html [details]

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 Subspecies Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma subsp. rigida
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma var. amphioxys Grunow
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma var. intercedens Grunow, 1878
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma var. rigida Grunow ex Van Heurck, 1880
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma var. rigidula (Peragallo & Peragallo) Grunow, 1881

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma var. armoricana (Kützing) Grunow, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynedra armoricana Kützing, 1844
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma var. clausii (Hantzsch) Grunow, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia clausii Hantzsch, 1860
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia sigma var. fasciculata Grunow, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNitzschia fasciculata (Grunow) Grunow, 1881
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Baltic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPolish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBay of Fundy [details]
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBlankenberge [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNieuwpoort [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBaie des Chaleurs [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRamisi [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 21 [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (96 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:86127 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet phytosynthetic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution geographic region not obtained; recorded as being found in the Bay of Fundy [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat pelagic or attached to various marine life [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance most abundant phylum of algae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorphology yellow brown in color, not green [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators marine microorganisms and animal larvae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction general for group: both sexual and asexual [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:149213
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-03-30 08:52:46Z  created  db_admin
2005-07-15 06:59:14Z  changed  Espinel, Nadjejda
2006-02-06 12:51:28Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2006-07-13 17:02:46Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-01-14 10:11:41Z  checked  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Nitzschia sigma (Kützing) W.Smith, 1853. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2016). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=149213 on 2016-09-30
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