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Achnanthes germainii Maunguin 1954

Publication details
Achnanthes germainii Maunguin 1954: 20, pl. 2: fig. 19 a, b

Published in: Bourrelly, P. & Manguin, E. (1955 '1954'). Contribution à la flore algale d'eau douce des Iles Kerguelen. Mémoires de l'Institut Scientifique de Madagascar, séries B, Biologique Végétale 5: 5-58.

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Psammothidium germainii (Manguin) Sabbe

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

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

Type information
Type locality: Iles Kerguelen (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: R. Arétas; iii.1950; freshwater. (Index Nominum Algarum

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Source of current name
Sabbe, K., Verleyen, E., Hodgson, D.A., Vanhoutte, K. & Vyverman, W. (2003). Benthic diatom flora of freshwater and saline lakes in the Larsemann Hills and Rauer Islands, East Antarctica. Antarctic Science 15(2): 227-248, 97 fig., II tables.

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