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Achnanthidium rivulare Potapova & Ponader 2004

Publication details
Achnanthidium rivulare Potapova & Ponader 2004: 36, figs 1-18, 28-43

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 Kützing.

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

Type information
Type locality: Pennichuck Brook near Nashua, Hillsborough County, New Hampshire, U.S.A. (42°47'36"N, 71°28'14"W) (Potapova & Ponader 2004: 36). Holotype: James F. Coles; 31 August 2000; epilithon. ANSP slide ANSP GC 57579 (Potapova & Ponader 2004: 36, figs 4, 5). Notes: Isotypes: CANA 76391, CAS 221075.

Origin of species name
found growing beside brooks.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Reavie, E.D. (2020). Monoraphid and naviculoids diatoms from the coastal Laurentian Great Lakes. In: Monoraphid and naviculoid diatoms from the coastal Laurentian Great Lakes. Second revided edition. Diatom Monographs Vol. 19. (Reavie, E.D. & Andersen, N.A. Eds) Vol. 19, pp. [1]-111. Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

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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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