Achnanthes buccula Cholnoky 1966
Achnanthes buccula Cholnoky 1966: 6, pl. 1: figs 1-3
Published in: Cholnoky, B.J. (1966). Die Diatomeen in Unterlaufe des Okawango-Flussen. In: Diatomeaceae I. (J.B. Cholnoky, eds.). Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia Suppl. 21: 1-102, 203 fig..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Psammothidium buccula (Cholnoky) L.Bukhtiyarova
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
"Buccula" [not "buccola") is a noun in apposition (little cheek or mouth) and non-declinable. - (19 Sep 2017) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: SW Africa: Okawango River (Index Nominum Algarum).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
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.
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 September 2017 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 08 August 2020.