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Achnanthes didyma Hustedt 1933

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Mastogloiales
Family Achnanthaceae
Genus Achnanthes

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Achnanthes didyma Hustedt
PROX Collected by Gareth Farr, Black Mountains, South Wales, UK.. 19 Jan 2015. © C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Achnanthes didyma Hustedt PROX Collected by Gareth Farr, Black Mountains, South Wales, UK.
© C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Achnanthes didyma Hustedt 1933: 405, fig. 857

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1927). Die Kieselalgen Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz unter Berücksichtigung der übrigen Länder Europas sowie der angrenzenden Meeresgebiete. Bd. VII: Teil 1: Liefrung 1. In: Rabenhorst's Kryptogamen Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. (Anon. Eds), pp. [1]-272. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft m.b.h..

Publication date: Mar 1927

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthes is Achnanthes adnata Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Psammothidium didymum (Hustedt) Bukhtiyarova & Round

Type information
Type locality: Finland: Wuokatti; Switzerland: Schwarzsee and K;. Flüelasee near Davos (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), twin.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Bukhtiyarova, L. & Round, F.E. (1996). Revision of the genus Achnanthes sensu lato section Marginulatae Bukh. sect. nov. of Achnanthidium Kütz. Diatom Research 11(1): 1-30.

Key references
Bukhtiyarova, L. & Round, F.E. (1996). Revision of the genus Achnanthes sensu lato section Marginulatae Bukh. sect. nov. of Achnanthidium Kütz. Diatom Research 11(1): 1-30.

Krammer, K. & Lange-Bertalot (2004). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Band 2. Bacillariophyceae. Teil 4: Acnanthaceae. Kritische Ergänzungen zu Achnanthes s.l., Navicula s. str., Gomphonema. pp. [i-vi], 1-468, 93 pls. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag. [in On shelf with series]

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