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Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Cocconeidales
Family Achnanthidiaceae
Genus Achnanthidium

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Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg
Utlandshörn, Germany. 17 Sep 2013. Wulf Herwig. © Wulf Herwig (WEHerwig@arcor.de).

Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg
Puget Sound, Washington state, USA. Eduardo Firpo. © Eduardo Firpo (efirpo1@frontier.com).

Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg
Puget Sound, Washington state, USA. Eduardo Firpo. © Eduardo Firpo (efirpo1@frontier.com).

Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg
Puget Sound, Washington state, USA. Eduardo Firpo. © Eduardo Firpo (efirpo1@frontier.com).

Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg
630x __Dim. 24 x 72 µm __Rapheless valve. 27 Mar 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg
630x __Dim. 28 x 75 µm __Raphe valve. 27 Mar 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg
Poulsbo, Washington, USA; Liberty Bay Marina, 400x, DIC. 23 Aug 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

Chamaedoris auriculata Børgesen

Achnanthes brevipes C.Agardh Puget Sound, Washington state, USA
© Eduardo Firpo (efirpo1@frontier.com)

Publication details
Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg 1863: 118

Published in: Heiberg, P.A.C. (1863). Conspectus criticus diatomacearum danicarum. Kritisk oversigt over de danske Diatomeer. pp. 1-135, 6 pls. Kjøbenhavn: Wilhelm Priors Forlag.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthidium is Achnanthidium microcephalum Kützing.

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

Basionym
Achnanthes brevipes C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: in Hutchinsia violacea (Polysiphonia fucoides), Scytosiphone in sinu Othiniensi, Odense, Denmark (Toyoda et al. 2005: 383). Lectotype: C A-2348 (Toyoda et al. 2005: 383). Notes: Lectotype: C (A-2348). Isotypes: C (A2349); BM 101105, BM 1011106. In mari Boreali (INA).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), short-footed.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Name also introduced by Cleve (1894: 193). - (26 Sep 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.

Cleve, P.T. (1894). Synopsis of the naviculoid diatoms. Part I. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar, series 4 26(2): 1-194, 5 pls..

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Verified by: 26 September 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 March 2019.

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