Achnantheiopsis engelbrechtii (Cholnoky) -Bertalot 1997
Achnantheiopsis engelbrechtii (Cholnoky) Lange-Bertalot 1997: 206
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 engelbrechtii (Cholnoky) Round & Bukhtiyarova
Achnanthes engelbrechtii Cholnoky
Type locality: South Africa: Cape Prov.: Jakkals, Olifantsriver (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype (fide Compere & Van de Vijver, 2009): vii.1953; CSIR 326/6503 (Index Nominum Algarum
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
Round, F.E. & Bukhtiyarova, L. (1996). Four new genera based on Achnanthes (Achnanthidium) together with a re-definition of Achnanthidium. Diatom Research 11(2): 345-361.
Created: 18 August 2004 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 June 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2021.