Achnanthes taylorensis D.E.Kellogg, Stuiver, T.B.Kellogg & G.H.Denton 1980
Achnanthes taylorensis D.E.Kellogg, Stuiver, T.B.Kellogg & G.H.Denton 1980: 174, pl. I : figs 3, 4; pl. II : figs 1, 2
Published in: Kellogg, D.E., Stuiver, M., Kellogg, T.B. & Denton, G.H. (1980). Non-marine diatoms from Late Wisconsin perched deltas in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Palaeogeography, Palaeoclimatology & Palaeoecology 30: 157-189, 2 fig., 2 pl., 3 tables.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Named for the Taylor Valley, the type locality.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Antarctica: Taylor Valley: Delta Stream (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: G.H.Denton C14-76-1; 1976; Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia (Index Nominum Algarum
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Achnanthes taylorensis D.E.Kellogg, Stuiver, T.B.Kellogg & G.H.Denton)
Antarctic and Antarctic islands: James Ross Island (Kopalová & al. 2012), Maritime Antarctica (Zindarova, Kopalová & Van der Vijver 2016).
Sabbe, K., Verleyen, E., Hodgson, D.A., Vanhoutte, K. & Vyverman, W. (2003). Benthic diatom flora of freshwater and saline lakes in the Larsemann Hills and Rauer Islands, East Antarctica. Antarctic Science 15(2): 227-248, 97 fig., II tables.
Zindarova, R., Kopalová, K. & Van der Vijver, B. (2016). Diatoms from the Antarctic region: maritime Antarctica. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 28: [i]-vii, 9-504, 216 pls.
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