Achnanthidium brevipes (C. ) Heiberg
Achnanthes brevipes C.Agardh 630x __Dim. 28 x 75 µm __Raphe valve
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Achnanthidium brevipes (C.Agardh) Heiberg 1863: 118
Published in: Heiberg, P.A.C. (1863). Conspectus criticus diatomacearum danicarum. Kritisk oversigt over de danske Diatomeer. pp. 1-135, 6 pls. Kjøbenhavn: Wilhelm Priors Forlag.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthes brevipes C.Agardh
Achnanthes brevipes C.Agardh
Type locality: in Hutchinsia violacea (Polysiphonia fucoides), Scytosiphone in sinu Othiniensi, Odense, Denmark (Toyoda et al. 2005: 383). Lectotype: C A-2348 (Toyoda et al. 2005: 383). Notes: Lectotype: C (A-2348). Isotypes: C (A2349); BM 101105, BM 1011106. In mari Boreali (INA).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), short-footed.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Name also introduced by Cleve (1894: 193). - (26 Sep 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.
Cleve, P.T. (1894). Synopsis of the naviculoid diatoms. Part I. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar, series 4 26(2): 1-194, 5 pls..
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Verified by: 26 September 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 November 2019.