Rossithidium nodosum (Cleve) Aboal 2003
Rossithidium nodosum (Cleve) Aboal in Aboal & al. 2003: 178
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 Rossithidium is Rossithidium pusillum (Grunow) Round & Bukhtiyarova.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Achnanthidium nodosum (Cleve) Tseplik & Chudaev
Achnanthes nodosa Cleve
Norway: Svalbard: Bear Island.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), knotted, knobbly (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Tseplik, N.D. & Chudaev, D.A. (2020). Freshwater achnanthoid diatoms (Bacillariophyta) of the southern part of the Mursmank Region. Novosti Sistematiki Nizshikh Rastenii 54(1): 43-65, VII pl.
Reavie, E.D. (2020). Monoraphid and naviculoids diatoms from the coastal Laurentian Great Lakes. Diatom Monographs 19(1): -101, 51 figs, 18 pls.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 30 April 2020 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 August 2020.