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Achnanthes borealis A.Cleve

Publication details
Achnanthes borealis A.Cleve 1895: 23, pl. 1: figs 24, 25

Published in: Cleve [Cleve-Euler], A. (1895). On recent freshwater diatoms from Lule Lappmark in Sweden. Bihang till Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 21(Afh. III, 2): 1-44, 1 pl.

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 Skabitschewskia borealis (A.Cleve) Lange-Bertalot & Kulikovskiy

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), north, northern (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Sweden: Lule Lappmark (Silva 1996-to date).

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Source of current name
Kulikovskiy, M.S., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Kuznetsova, I.V. (2015). Lake Baikal: hotspot of endemic diatoms II. Iconographia Diatomologica 26: [1]-656.

Key references
Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo Geologicheskoi Literatury 3(1): [1]-398, 117 pls. [in Russian]

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