Achnantheiopsis pungens (A.Cleve) -Bertalot 1997
Achnantheiopsis pungens (A.Cleve) Lange-Bertalot 1997: 207
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 Skabitschewskia pungens (A.Cleve) Kuliskovskiy & Lange-Bertalot
Finland: Kemijärvi and Paadarjärvi in Lappland
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), sharp-pointed, pricking, piercing, terminating in a hard sharp point (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
Kulikovskiy, M.S., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Kuznetsova, I.V. (2015). Lake Baikal: hotspot of endemic diatoms II. Iconographia Diatomologica 26: -656.
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: 05 September 2017 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 22 October 2021.