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Achnanthes kenyae Cholnoky

Publication details
Achnanthes kenyae Cholnoky 1960: 351, fig. 1: 1-4

Published in: Cholnoky, B.J. (1960). Diatomeen aus einem Teiche am Mt. Kenya in Mittelafrika. Österreichische Botanische Zeitschrift 107(3/4): 351-365.

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 Achnanthidium kenyae (Cholnoky) C.Cocquyt

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

Taxonomic notes
According to Bukhtiyarova & Round (1996: 8), this is a synonym of Psammothidium helveticum. - (30 Oct 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Mt. Kenya (Silva 1996-to date).

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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 16 October 2015 by Wendy Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
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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 15 October 2019.

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