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Achnanthes atomus var. congolensis Hustedt, nom. inval. 2019

Publication details
Achnanthes atomus var. congolensis Hustedt in Cocquyt & al. 2019: 110 (Table 1), nom. inval.

Published in: Cocquyt, C., Lokele Ndjombo, E., Tutu Tsamemba, S. & Nshimba Seya wa Malale, H (2019). Freshwater diatoms in the Democratic Republic of the Congo: a historical overview of the research and publications. PhytoKeys 136: 107-125.
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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 Achnanthes congolensis Hustedt

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a small particle.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Originally described as Achnanthes (atomus var. ?) congolensis Hustedt, which is considered as a species. - (23 Feb 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 30 September 2020.

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