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Actinophaenia G.Shadbolt, 1854

Holotype species: Actinophaenia splendens Shadbolt

Currently accepted name for the type species: Actinoptychus splendens (Shadbolt) Ralfs

Original publication and holotype designation: Shadboldt, G. (1854). A short description of some new forms of Diatomaceae from Port Natal. Transactions of the Microscopical Society of London, New Series 2: 13-18, pl. 1.

Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of .

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Fourtanier, E. & Kociolek, J.P. (1999). Catalogue of the diatom genera. Diatom Research 14(1): 1-190.

Numbers of names and species: There is only one species or infraspecific name in the database at present.

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