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Achnanthidium druartii Rimet & Couté 2010

Publication details
Achnanthidium druartii Rimet & Couté in Rimet & al. 2010: 188, pls I-III[1-3]

Published in: Rimet, F., Couté, A., Piuz, A., Berthon, V. & Druart, J.C. (2010). Achnanthidium druartii sp. nov. (Achnanthales, Bacillariophyta): A new species invading European rivers. Vie et Milieu 60: 185-195, 6 figs, 3 tables.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthidium is Achnanthidium microcephalum Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: "Montelimar, River Roubion, tributary of River Rhône (position 44°33'20.8"N and 4°44'42,3"E). Epilithon from riffle, 25/09/2008." (Rimet & al. 2010: 191). Notes: "Holotype: sample number PC0157974 (Naphrax slide) and PCOI57975 (untreated sample) deposited in the National Museum of Natural History, Paris, France. Plate I. Fig.21."

"lsotype: sample number 000298069 (untreated sample) deposited in the Conservatoire etJardins Botaniques, Geneva, Switzerland."

Eponomy
"...dedicated to Jean-Claude Druart, French phycologist who worked on diatoms and on the phytoplankton of large French lakes."

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invasive species in Europe. - (12 Apr 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 18 April 2014 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 May 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Ivanov, P.N. (2018). Two new diatom species from family Achnanthidiaceae in Bulgaria: Achnanthidium druartii, an invasive species in Europe and Achnanthidium straubianum, new to Bulgarian diatom flora. Phytologia Balcanica 24(2): 195-199, 1 pl., 1 table.
Rimet, F., Couté, A., Piuz, A., Berthon, V. & Druart, J.C. (2010). Achnanthidium druartii sp. nov. (Achnanthales, Bacillariophyta): A new species invading European rivers. Vie et Milieu 60: 185-195, 6 figs, 3 tables.

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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.

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