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Achnanthidium lanceolatum Brébisson ex Kützing 1846

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Cocconeidales
Family Achnanthidiaceae
Genus Achnanthidium

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Achnanthidium lanceolatum Brébisson ex Kützing
Winthrop, Washington, USA; Methow River, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 15 Jan 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Callophyllis corollata Baardseth

Achnanthes lanceolata (Brébisson ex Kützing) Grunow Winthrop, Washington, USA; Methow River, Lugol's, 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Achnanthidium lanceolatum Brébisson ex Kützing 1846: 247

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1846). Kurze Mittheilung uber einige kieselschalige Diatomeen. Botanische Zeitung 4(14): 247-248.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthidium is Achnanthidium microcephalum Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Planothidium lanceolatum (Brébisson ex Kützing) Lange-Bertalot

Type information
Type locality: France: Calvados: Falaise (Index Nominum Algarum). LT fide Van de Vijver et al., Fottea 13: 109: Brébisson; BR slide IV-2-C6, Eulenstein Diat. Spec. typ. Nr 61, Van Heurck Collection (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lance-shaped.

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

Taxonomic notes
Accepted name? Achnantheiopsis lanceolata (Brébisson ex Kützing) H. Lange-Bertalot 1997; Planothidium lanceolatum (Brébisson ex Kützing) L. Bukhtiyarova 1999 (Aug.); Planothidium lanceolatum (Brébisson ex Kützing) H. Lange-Bertalot 1999. - (21 Feb 2017) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Lange-Bertalot, H. (1999). Neue Kombinationen von Taxa aus Achnanthes Bory (sensu lato). Iconographia Diatomologica 6: 270-283.

Key references
Blanco, S. (2016). On the misuse of lectotypification in diatom taxonomy. Phycologia 56(1): 108-113.

Day, S.A., Wickham, R.P., Entwisle, T.J. & Tyler, P.A. (1995). Bibliographic check-list of non-marine algae in Australia. Flora of Australia Supplementary Series 4: [i]-vii, 1-276.

Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 22 August 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Van de Vijver, B., Wetzel, C., Kopalová, K., Zidarova, R. & Ector, L. (2013). Analysis of the type material of Achnanthidium lanceolatum Brébisson ex Kützing (Bacillariophyta) with the description of two new Planothidium species from the Antarctic Region. Fottea 13(2): 105-117, 121 fig.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 October 2021.

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