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Achnanthidium crassum (Hustedt) Potapova & Ponader 2004

Publication details
Achnanthidium crassum (Hustedt) Potapova & Ponader 2004: 38, figs 19-27, 44-49

Published in: Potapova, M.G. & Ponader, K.C. (2004). Two common North American diatoms, Achnanthidium rivulare sp. nov. and A. deflexum (Reimer) Kingston: morphology, ecology and comparison with related species. Diatom Research 19(1): 33-57.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthidium is Achnanthidium microcephalum K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Achnanthes crassa Hustedt

Type information
Type locality: Indonesia: Subang, Sumatra (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype (fide R. Simonsen, 1987: 211, pl. 325: figs 23-31): BRM Ma1/42 (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Collected 4 March 1929; Creek at Subang pass, Sumatra; type material, BRM AS 719, isotype slide ANS GC 35226 (Potapova & Ponader, 2004).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Achnanthes crassa Hustedt 1937
Achnanthes pusilla var. crassa (Hustedt) Lange-Bertalot & Ruppel 1980

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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