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Achnanthidium lineare W. Smith 1855, p. 8; pl. 1, fig. 9
Published inSmith, W. 1855 [ref. 000864]. Notes of an excursion to the south of France and the Auvergne in Search of Diatomaceae. Annals and Magazine of Natural History, 2nd series, 15:1-9, pl. 1.
TypeBM 445 (see Van de Vijver et al. 2011, ref. 013569)- Lectotypified by Lange-Bertalot 1999 (Icon. Diatomol. 6)Click here to view INA card. Click here to check this name in the INA website.
Type LocalityLasswade (near Edinburgh, Scotland, UK), coll. date 03/07/1854Language of description
CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsAchnanthes linearis (W. Smith) Grunow in Cleve & Grunow 1880
Cocconeis linearis (W. Smith) Schonfeldt 1907
Microneis linearis (W. Smith) Cleve 1895
Rossithidium linearis (W. Smith) Round et Bukhtiyarova 1996
Microneis linearis (W. Smith) Meister 1912