Psammothidium confusum (Manguin) Van de Vijver 2002
Psammothidium confusum (Manguin) Van de Vijver in Van de Vijver & al. 2002: 103
Published in: Van de Vijver, B., Frenot, Y. & Beyens, L. (2002). Freshwater diatoms from Île de la Possession (Crozet Archipelago, sub-Antarctica). Bibliotheca Diatomologica 46: 1-412, incl. 132 pls., 1 fig.,  maps.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Psammothidium is Psammothidium marginulatum (Grunow) Bukhtiyarova & Round.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Achnanthes confusa É.Manguin
Type locality: Iles Kerguelen (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: R. Arétas; iii.1950; freshwater. (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), confused.
Achnanthes confusa É.Manguin 1955
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Created: 30 January 2008 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 September 2019 by G.M. Guiry
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