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Achnanthes sibayiensis R.E.M.Archibald 1967

Publication details
Achnanthes sibayiensis R.E.M.Archibald 1967: 479, pl. 97 (1): figs 4-7

Published in: Archibald, R.E.M. (1967 '1966'). Some new and rare diatoms from South Africa 2. Diatoms from Lake Sibayi and Lake Nhlange in Tongaland (Natal). Nova Hedwigia 12(3-4): 477-495, 1 pl.

Publication date: 1967

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthes is Achnanthes adnata Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Madinithidium sibayiensis (R.E.M.Archibald) De Ridder & Taylor

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
1966 (De Ridder & Taylor, 2020). - (28 Jul 2020) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Description
Emende description (De Ridder & Taylor 2020: 49).

Type information
Type locality: South Africa. Lake Nhlange (eastern shore of lake) (De Ridder & Taylor 2020: 49). Holotype: 20.1.66; from Utricularia sp.. SANDC, Potchefstroom slide no. SIB 1, NWIR 268/5355 (De Ridder & Taylor 2020: 49). Notes: Iconotype = Archibald 1966: fis 4-7.

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Key references
De Ridder, F. & Taylor, J.C. (2020). Diatom types of R.E.M. Archibald from Lake Sibaya and Lake Nhlange, South Africa. Diatom Research 35(1): 37-54.

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