Achnanthes exigua f. semiaperta P.Guermeur 1954
Achnanthes exigua f. semiaperta P.Guermeur 1954: 32, figs 2/3 c, i, j
Published in: Guermeur, P. (1954). Diatomées de l'Afrique Occidentale Française (Première liste: Sénégal) Catalogues, IFAN. pp. 1-137, 24 pl. Dakar: Institut Français d'Afrique Noire.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthidium semiapertum (P.Guermeur) N.A.Andresen, Stoermer & R.G.Kreis
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), small, short, poor, scanty (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
As "Achnanthidium exigua f. semiaperta Guermeur" in Reavie (2020: 18). - (8 Apr 2020) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Andresen, N.A., Stoermer, E.F. & Kreis, R.J., Jr. (2000). New nomenclatural combinations referring to diatom taxa which occur in The Laurentian Great Lakes of North America. Diatom Research 15: 413-418.
Reavie, E.D. (2020). Monoraphid and naviculoids diatoms from the coastal Laurentian Great Lakes. Diatom Monographs 19(1): -101, 51 figs, 18 pls.
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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 14 August 2020.