Psammothidium curtissimum (J.R.Carter) Aboal 2003
Psammothidium curtissimum (J.R.Carter) Aboal in Aboal & al. 2003: 171
Published in: 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.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Psammothidium is Psammothidium marginulatum (Grunow) Bukhtiyarova & Round.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Psammothidium microscopicum (Cholnoky) S.Blanco
Achnanthes curtissima J.R.Carter
Type locality: Scotland: Wigtownshire: Fell Loch Wigtownshire. (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: fig. 3: (Index Nominum Algarum
Achnanthes curtissima J.R.Carter 1963
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Blanco, S. (2016). A nomenclatural note on two species of the Achnanthidiaceae (Bacillariophyta).. Notulae algarum 4: 1-2, no figs.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 November 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 521 times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=86394
Cite this record as:
Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 May 2021.