Psammothidium didymum (Hustedt) Bukhtiyarova & Round 1996
Achnanthes didyma Hustedt PROX Collected by Gareth Farr, Black Mountains, South Wales, UK.
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Psammothidium didymum (Hustedt) Bukhtiyarova & Round 1996: 19, figs 68-69
Published in: 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.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Psammothidium is Psammothidium marginulatum (Grunow) Bukhtiyarova & Round.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Achnanthes didyma Hustedt
Type locality: Finland: Wuokatti; Switzerland: Schwarzsee and K;. Flüelasee near Davos (Index Nominum Algarum).
Achnanthes didyma Hustedt 1933
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Achnanthes didyma Hustedt)
Atlantic Islands: Iceland (Foged 1974).
Australia and New Zealand: Victoria (Day & al. 1995).
(as Psammothidium didymum (Hustedt) Bukhtiyarova & Round)
Europe: Britain (Whitton & al. 2003), Bulgaria (Stoyneva-Gärtner & al. 2015), Germany (Hofmann & al. 2018), Ireland (Wolnik & Carter 2014), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018).
Asia: Mongolia (Dorofeyuk & Kulikovskiy 2012).
Australia and New Zealand: Tasmania (John 2018).
John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. -656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.
Reavie, E.D. (2020). Monoraphid and naviculoids diatoms from the coastal Laurentian Great Lakes. In: Monoraphid and naviculoid diatoms from the coastal Laurentian Great Lakes. Second revided edition. Diatom Monographs Vol. 19. (Reavie, E.D. & Andersen, N.A. Eds) Vol. 19, pp. -111. Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.
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