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Encyonema silesiacum Pinnularia maior var. pulchella Gomphonema affine var. rhombicum

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   Hantzschia vivacior
Lange-Bertalot, H. (1993). 85 New Taxa and much more than 100 taxonomic clarifications supplementary to Süβwasserflora von Mitteleuropa 2(1-4). in: Bibliotheca Diatomologica 27, pp. 86-87; 374-375 [t.104:1-6]; 376-377 [t.105:1,3,4]
(?)Nitzschia vivax Hantzsch 1860; (?)Hantzschia amphioxys var. vivax (Hantzsch) Grunow in Cleve & Grunow 1880; (?)Nitzschia elongata var. minor Mayer 1917; (?)Hantzschia amphioxys var. prolongata Cleve-Euler 1952; Hantzschia amphioxys var. maior sense Hustedt (pro parte: 1959)


Frustule, valve is typical for the Hantzschia group; 6-8 fibulae in 10Ám, middle two are further apart from each other than all the rest; length is (60)90-150Ám, breadth is (6.5)8-11Ám; striae count is 13-20 in 10Ám


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