Rossithidium pusillum (Grunow) Round & Bukhtiyarova 1996

Publication Details
Rossithidium pusillum (Grunow) Round & Bukhtiyarova 1996: 351

Published in: Round, F.E. & Bukhtiyarova, L. (1996). Four new genera based on Achnanthes (Achnanthidium) together with a re-definition of Achnanthidium. Diatom Research 11(2): 345-361.

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Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Rossithidium.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthidium pusillum (Grunow) Czarnecki.

Achnanthes pusilla Grunow

Type Information
Type locality: Norway: Finshöe; (Index Nominum Algarum) Type: C.F.O. Nordstedt; (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), very small (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 19 January 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 January 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 15 June 2024

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