Achnanthes borealis A.Cleve
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.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Sweden: Lule Lappmark (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of current name
Kulikovskiy, M.S., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Kuznetsova, I.V. (2015). Lake Baikal: hotspot of endemic diatoms II. Iconographia Diatomologica 26: -656.
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): -398, 117 pls. [in Russian]
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 March 2018 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 November 2019.