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Achnanthidium minutissimum var. scoticum (J.R.Carter) H.Cremer 2003

Publication details
Achnanthidium minutissimum var. scoticum (J.R.Carter) H.Cremer in H.Cremer & B.Wagner 2003: 108

Published in: Cremer, H. & Wagner, B. (2003). The diatom flora in the ultra-oligotrophic Lake El'gygytgyn, Chukotka. Polar Biology 26: 105-114.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthidium is Achnanthidium microcephalum K├╝tzing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthidium caledonicum (Lange-Bertalot) Lange-Bertalot

Basionym
Achnanthes microcephala f. scotica J.R.Carter

Type information
Type locality: U.K.: Shetland Isles (fresh water) (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Blanco, S. (2016). A nomenclatural note on two species of the Achnanthidiaceae (Bacillariophyta).. Notulae algarum 4: 1-2, no figs.

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