Achnanthes lanceolata var. apiculata R.M.Patrick
Achnanthes lanceolata var. apiculata R.M.Patrick 1945: 167, pl. 1, fig. 4-5
Published in: Patrick, R.M. (1945). A taxonomic and ecological study of some diatoms from the Pocono Plateau and adjacent regions. Farlowia 2(2): 143-221, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Planothidium apiculatum (R.M.Patrick) Lange-Bertalot
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lance-shaped.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: USA: Pennsylvania: Shohola Falls, Pike County (Silva 1996-to date). Type: J. Burke A-2190; 4.vii.1941; (Silva 1996-to date
Source of current name
Krammer, K. & Lange-Bertalot (2004). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Band 2. Bacillariophyceae. Teil 4: Acnanthaceae. Kritische Ergänzungen zu Achnanthes s.l., Navicula s. str., Gomphonema. pp. [i-vi], 1-468, 93 pls. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum Akademischer Verlag. [in On shelf with series]
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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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2019.