Achnanthidium rivulare Potapova & Ponader 2004
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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. -111. Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.
Created: 30 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 April 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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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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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 18 October 2021.