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Achnanthes similis McCall

Publication details
Achnanthes similis McCall 1933: 304, fig. 2

Published in: McCall, D. (1933). Diatoms (recent and fossil) of the Tay district. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 49(328): 219-308, 38 text figs..

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

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

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), like, resembling, similar (Sreenivasa Rao 1965).

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

General environment
This is a brackish species.

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Key references
Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300.

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M.D. 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 07 December 2019.

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