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Temachium Wallroth, 1833

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Eunotiophycidae
Order Eunotiales
Family Eunotiaceae

Lectotype species: Temachium pectinale (Dillwyn) Wallroth

Currently accepted name for the type species: Eunotia pectinalis (Kützing) Rabenhorst

Original publication:Wallroth, F.G. (1833). Flora Cryptogamica Germaniae 2 Algas et fungos. pp. [i]-lvi, 1-923. Norimbergae [Nüremberg]: Schragius [J.L. Schrag].
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Type designated in Round, F.E., Crawford, R.M. & Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms biology and morphology of the genera. pp. [i-ix], 1-747. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Eunotia.

Nomenclatural notes
Three species were included by Wallroth, viz, T. pectinale, T. striatulum, T. hyemale), but no type was originally designated, Round, Crawford and Mann give the first of them T. pectinale as the type. This may not be in accordance with ICBN rules as it may be a "mechanical" selection. - (27 Apr 2011) - M.D. Guiry

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Created: 02 November 2003 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 27 April 2011 by M.D. Guiry

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