Achnanthidium coarctatum Brébisson ex W.Smith 1855

Publication Details
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.

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Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Achnanthidium is Achnanthidium microcephalum Kützing.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthes coarctata (Brébisson ex W.Smith) Grunow.

Type Information
Type locality: France: Falaise, Calvados (Brébisson) & Royat, Auvergne (Smith); England: Grassmere, Westmoreland (Smith); (Index Nominum Algarum)

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 26 August 2019

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 26 August 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 27 March 2023

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