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Psammothidium microscopicum (Cholnoky) S.Blanco 2016

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Psammothidium microscopicum (Cholnoky) S.Blanco 2016: 1

Published in: Blanco, S. (2016). A nomenclatural note on two species of the Achnanthidiaceae (Bacillariophyta).. Notulae algarum 4: 1-2, no figs.
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Publication date: 31 March 2016

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Psammothidium is Psammothidium marginulatum (Grunow) Bukhtiyarova & Round.

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

Cocconeis microscopica Cholnoky

Type information
Type locality: South Africa: Kleinmond Lagoon (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), microscopic (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cocconeis microscopica Cholnoky 1959
Achnanthes microscopica (Cholnoky) Lange-Bertalot & Krammer 1989

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Psammothidium curtissimum (J.R.Carter) Aboal 2003

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Buczkó, K. (2016). Iconographia diatomologica Carpathica Volume 1. Guide to diatoms in mountain lakes in the Retezat Mountains, South Carpathians, Romania. Studia Botanica Hungarica 47 (Supplement): [9]-214, incl. 85 pl.

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