Achnanthidium coarctatum Brébisson ex W.Smith 1855
Achnanthidium coarctatum Brébisson ex W.Smith 1855: 8, pl .I: fig. 10
Published in: Smith, W. (1855). Notes of an excursion to the south of France and the Auvergne in search of Diatomaceae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, series 2 15: 1-9, pl. 1.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthes coarctata (Brébisson ex W.Smith) Grunow
Type locality: France: Falaise, Calvados (Brébisson) & Royat, Auvergne (Smith); England: Grassmere, Westmoreland (Smith) (Index Nominum Algarum).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Cleve, P. T. & Grunow, A. (1880). Beiträge zur Kenntniss der arctischen Diatomeen. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Handlingar 17(2): 1-121, 7 pls.
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 August 2019 by G.M. 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 18 October 2021.