Actinoptychus octonarius ( ) Kützing 1844
Actinoptychus octonarius (Ehrenberg) Kützing 600x __Diam. 70 µm
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Actinoptychus octonarius (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1844: 134, pl. 21: fig. 25
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], -152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.
Publication date: 7-9 Nov 1844
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Actinocyclus octonarius Ehrenberg
Actinocyclus octonarius Ehrenberg
Type locality: Oran, Africa (fossil) (Index Nominum Algarum).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Actinoptychus octonarius (Ehrenberg) Kützing)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Afonso-Carrillo 2014).
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 February 2021 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 12 April 2021.