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Achnanthes magnifica Hustedt

Publication details
Achnanthes magnifica Hustedt 1952: 385, fig. 62-65

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1952). Neue und wenig bekannte Diatomeen. IV. Botaniska Notiser 4: 366-410.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthes is Achnanthes adnata Bory.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Planothidium magnificum (Hustedt) Lange-Bertalot

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), magnificent.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Brazil: Itatiaia Mountains

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.

Key references
Kusber, W.-H. & Jahn, R. (2003). Annotated list of diatom names by Horst Lange-Bertalot and co-workers. . Berlin.

Created: 14 September 2004 by Sandy Lawson

Verified by: 23 September 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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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 14 October 2019.

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