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Achnanthes recava Hohn & Hellerman

Publication details
Achnanthes recava Hohn & Hellerman 1966: 117, pl. I: figs 7, 8

Published in: Hohn, M.H. & Hellermann, J. (1966). New diatoms from the Lewes-Rehoboth Canal, Delaware and Chesapeake Bay area of Baltimore, Maryland. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 85: 115-130.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthes is Achnanthes adnata Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthes brevipes C.Agardh

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Middle River, Baltimore Co., Maryland (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: table 1). Holotype: figs 60-61: 3 October 1953; scrapings from barnacle on log. ANSP slide Gc44891 (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: 104, table 1).

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Source of current name
Desianti, N., Potapova, M. & Beals, J. (2015). Examination of the type materials of diatoms described by Hohn and Hellerman from the Atlantic Coast of the USA. Diatom Research 30(2): 93-116.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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