Achnanthes microcephala var. scotica -Bertalot & Krammer 1989
Achnanthes microcephala var. scotica Lange-Bertalot & Krammer 1989
Published in: Lange-Bertalot, H. & Krammer, K. (1989). Achnanthes, eine Monographie der Gattung mit Definition der Gattung Cocconeis und Nachträgen zu den Naviculaceae. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 18: 1-393, 100 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthidium caledonicum (Lange-Bertalot) Lange-Bertalot
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), little head.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Blanco, S. (2016). A nomenclatural note on two species of the Achnanthidiaceae (Bacillariophyta).. Notulae algarum 4: 1-2, no figs.
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 August 2020.