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Planothidium engelbrechtii (Cholnoky) Round & L.Bukhtiyarova

Publication details
Planothidium engelbrechtii (Cholnoky) Round & L.Bukhtiyarova 1996: 353

Published in: Round, F.E. & Bukhtiyarova, L. (1996). Four new genera based on Achnanthes (Achnanthidium) together with a re-definition of Achnanthidium. Diatom Research 11(2): 345-361.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Planothidium is Planothidium lanceolatum (Brébisson ex Kützing) Lange-Bertalot.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Achnanthes engelbrechtii Cholnoky

Type information
Type locality: South Africa: Cape Prov.: Jakkals, Olifantsriver (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype (fide Compere & Van de Vijver, 2009): vii.1953; CSIR 326/6503 (Silva 1996-to date

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Achnanthes engelbrechtii Cholnoky 1955
Achnantheiopsis engelbrechtii (Cholnoky) Lange-Bertalot 1997

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Lange-Bertalot, H., Cavacini, P., Tagliaventi, N. & Alfinito, S. (2003). Diatoms of Sardinia. Rare and 76 new species in rock pools and other ephemeral waters. Iconographia Diatomologica 12: 1-438, 1369 figs in 137 pls.

Weckstrom, K. & Juggins, S. (2006). Coastal diatom-environment relationships from the Gulf of Finland, Baltic Sea. Journal of Phycology 42: 21-35.

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