Achnantheiopsis apiculata (R.M.Patrick) -Bertalot 1997
Achnantheiopsis apiculata (R.M.Patrick) Lange-Bertalot 1997: 206, fig. 25
Published in: Lange-Bertalot, H. (1997). Zur Revision der Gattung Achnanthes sensu lato (Bacillariophyceae): Achnantheiopsis, eine neue Gattung mit dem Typus generis A. lanceolata. Arch. Protistenk. 148: 199-208, 24 figs.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Achnantheiopsis is Achnantheiopsis lanceolata (Brébisson ex Kützing) Lange-Bertalot.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Planothidium apiculatum (R.M.Patrick) Lange-Bertalot
Type locality: USA: Pennsylvania: Shohola Falls, Pike County (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: J. Burke A-2190; 4.vii.1941; (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending abruptly in a sharp point or apiculum (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Kusber, W.-H. & Jahn, R. (2003). Annotated list of diatom names by Horst Lange-Bertalot and co-workers. . Berlin.
Created: 18 August 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 06 July 2011 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2021.