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Achnantella Gaillon, 1833, nom. illeg.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Mastogloiales
Family Achnanthaceae

Original publication and holotype designation: Gaillon, B. (1833). Aperçu d'histoire naturelle et observations sur les limites qui séparent le règne végétal du règne animal [suivi des] tableaux synoptiques et méthodiques des genres des Nématozoaires (Lu à la Société d'Agriculture, du Commerce et des Arts, de Boulogne-sur-mer, dans sa séance publique du 19 Septembre 1832) . pp. [1]-24, [11]. Boulogne: Imprimerie de Le Roy-Mabille, Grande Rue, no. 51.
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Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthes.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Superfluous substitute name for Achnanthes Bory, 1822. - (4 Apr 2015) - M.D. Guiry

Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present.

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