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Rossithidium pusillum (Grunow) Round & Bukhtiyarova

Publication details
Rossithidium pusillum (Grunow) Round & Bukhtiyarova 1996: 351

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
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rossithidium.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthidium pusillum (Grunow) Czarnecki

Basionym
Achnanthes pusilla Grunow

Type information
Type locality: Norway: Finshöe (Silva 1996-to date). Type: C.F.O. Nordstedt; (Silva 1996-to date

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Achnanthes pusilla Grunow 1880

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Czarnecki, D.B. & Edlund, M.B. (1995). New combinations for some taxa of Achnanthes. Diatom Research 10(1): 207-209.

Key references
Bąk, M., Witkowski, A., Zelazna-Wieczorek, J., Wojtal, A.Z., Szczepocka , E., Szulc, A. & Szulc, B. (2012). Klucz do oznaczania okrzemek w fitobentosie na potrzeby oceny stanu ekologicznego wód powierzchniowych w Polsce Biblioteka Monitoringu Srodowiska. pp. 1-452. Warszawa [Warsaw]: Glowny Inspektorat Ochrony Srodowiska.

Miscoe, L.H., Johansen, J.R., Kociolek, J.P. & Lowe, R.L. (2016). The diatom flora and cyobacteria from caves on Kauai, Hawaii. I. Investigation of the cave diatom flora of Kanuai, Hawaii: an emphasis on taxonomy and distribution. Bibliotheca Phycologica 123: 3-74.

Siver, P.A., Hamilton, P.B., Stachura-Suchoples & Kociolek, J.P. (2005). Diatoms of North America. The freshwater flora of Cape Cod. Iconographia Diatomologica 14: 1-463, 1075 figs in 94 pls.

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