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Achnanthes minutissima var. robusta Hustedt

Publication details
Achnanthes minutissima var. robusta Hustedt 1937: 192; pl. XIII [13]: figs 41-46

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1937). Systematische und ökologische Untersuchungen über die Diatomeen-Flora von Java, Bali und Sumatra nach dem Material der Deutschen Limnologischen Sunda-Expedition. Archiv für Hydrobiologie (Supplement) 15: 131-177, pls 9-12.

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 Achnanthidium robustum (Hustedt) T.Ohtsuka

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Achnanthes minutissima var. robusta Hustedt)
North America: Great Lakes (Stoermer, Kreis & Andresen 1999), United States of America (Patrick & Reimer 1966, Kociolek 2005).

Australia and New Zealand: Victoria (Day et al. 1995).

Source of current name
Ohtsuka, T., Nakaruma, Y., Nakano, S.-I. and Miyake, Y. (2007). Diatoms from Ishite Stream, near the Komenono Forest Research Center of Ehime University, Japan. Diatom 23: 29-48.

Key references
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]

Tuji, A. (2016). Algae aquae dulcis Japonicae exsiccatae. Fascile [sic] VII. Nos. 121-140. pp. 1-42. Tsukuba: National Museum of Nature and Science.

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