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Achnanthidium minutum Cleve

Publication details
Achnanthidium minutum Cleve 1891: 53, pl. 3, fig. 6, 7

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1891). The diatoms of Finland. Acta Societatia pro Fauna et Flora Fennica 8(2): 1-68, pls 1-3.

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Cocconeis minuta (Cleve) Cleve 1895
Eucocconeis minuta (Cleve) Meister 1912
Achnanthes minuta (Cleve) Cleve-Euler 1953

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Lake Wenern, Åbo, Finland

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Verified by: 22 July 2011 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 January 2020.

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