Lemnicola Round & Basson, 1997
Holotype species: Lemnicola hungarica (Grunow) Round & Basson
Original publication and holotype designation: Round, F.E & Basson, P.W. (1997). A new monoraphid diatom genus (Pogoneis) from Bahrain and the transfer of previously described species A. hungarica and A. taeniata to new genera. Diatom Research 12(1): 71-81.
Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Kingston, J.C. (2003). Araphid and Monoraphid Diatoms. In: Freshwater Algae of North America, Ecology and Classification. (Wehr, J.D. & Sheath, R.G. Eds), pp. 595-636. San Diego: Academic Press.
Achnanthidiales (Kociolek, 2018). - (12 Mar 2020) - Wendy Guiry
Numbers of names and species: There are 4 species names in the database at present, of which 1 has been flagged as accepted taxonomically on the basis of the listed literature under the species name. In some instances, opinions on taxonomic validity differ from author to author and users are encouraged to form their own opinion. AlgaeBase is a work in progress and should not be regarded as a definitive source only as a guide to the literature..
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
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Shi, Y., Wang, P., Kim, H.-K., Lee, H., Han, M.-S. & Kim, B.-H. (2018). Lemnicola hungarica (Bacillariophyceae) and the new monoraphid diatom Lemnicola uniseriata sp. nov. (Bacillariophyceae) from South Korea. Diatom Research 33(1): 69-87.
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Created: 16 April 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 14 April 2021.