Achnanthidium scalariforme Riaux-Gobin, Compère & Witkowski 2010
Achnanthidium scalariforme Riaux-Gobin, Compère & Witkowski 2010: 170, figs 48-53
Published in: Riaux-Gobin C., Witkowski A. & Compère, P. (2010). SEM survey and taxonomic position of small-sized Achnanthidium (Bacillariophyceae) from coral sands off Réunion Island (Western Indian Ocean). Vie et Milieu 60: 157-17.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Madinithidium scalariforme (C.Riaux-Gobin, Compère & A.Witkowski) A.Witkowski, C.Riaux-Gobin & C.Desrosiers
Type locality: Réunion Island: "Ferme corail 2" (Index Nominum Algarum). Type (fig. 50): C. Riaux-Gobin; vi.2005; CRIOBE-Univ, Perpignan "Ferme corail 2" USR3278 CNRS-EPHE (Index Nominum Algarum
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Desrosiers, C., Witkowski, A., Riaux-Gobin, C., Zglobicka, I., Kurzydlowski, K.J., Eulin, A., Leflaive, J. & Ten-Hage, L. (2014). Madinithidium gen. nov. (Bacillariophyceae), a new monoraphid diatom genus from the tropical marine coastal zone. Phycologia 53(6): 583-592, 22 fig., 2 tables.
Bogaerts, A., de Haan, M., Van de Vijver, B. & Cocquyt, C. (2014). A complete catalogue of algal taxa described by Pierre Compère. Plant Ecology and Evolution 147(3): 311-324.
Created: 07 November 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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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.