Achnanthidium flexellum (Kützing) Brébisson ex Kützing 1849
Eucocconeis flexella (Kützing) Meister Live cells. In tufa deposits, Spanish Point, Co Clare, Ireland. Collected by Melinda Lyons.
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Achnanthidium flexellum (Kützing) Brébisson ex Kützing 1849: 54
Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, -922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
Publication date: 23-24 July 1849
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Eucocconeis flexella (Kützing) Meister
Cymbella flexella Kützing
Type locality: In Quellwasser bei Thun in der Schweiz! [Thun, Switzerland] (Kützing 1844: 80).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Cleve, P. T. & Grunow, A. (1880). Beiträge zur Kenntniss der arctischen Diatomeen. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 17(2): 1-121, 7 pls.
Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.
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