Achnanthidium Kützing, 1844

Lectotype species: Achnanthidium microcephalum Kützing

Currently accepted name for the type species: Achnanthidium minutissimum (Kützing) Czarnecki

Original publication: Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], [1]-152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.

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Type designated in: Rabenhorst, L. (1853). Die Süsswasser-Diatomaceen (Bacillarien.): für Freunde der Mikroskopie. pp. [1]-xii, [1]-72, 10 pls. Leipzig: Eduard Kummer.

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The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2022-09-22 by M.D. Guiry.

Taxonomic status: This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Kulikovskiy, M.S., Glushchenko, A.M., Genkal, S.I., Kuznetsova, I.V. & Kociolek, J.P. (2022). Revision of monoraphid diatom genus Platessa with description of Platesiberia gen. nov. from Ancient Lake Baikal. Water 14(2957): , 4 figs, 2 tables.

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