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Actinoptychus vulgaris f. octonaria (Ehrenberg) Frenguelli 1928, p. 522; pl. 13, fig. 4
BasionymActinoptychus octonarius Ehrenberg 1854
CommentsBoth Actinocyclus octonarius Ehrenberg 1837 and Actinoptychus octonarius Ehrenberg 1854 (perhaps 2 different taxa) are cited by Frenguelli as basionym. The specimen illustrated by Frenguelli is taxonomically an Actinoptychus.
Published inFrenguelli, J. 1928 [ref. 000352]. Diatomeas del Océano Atlántico frente a Mar del Plata (República Argentina). Anales del Museo Nacional de Historia Natural 34:497-572, 21 pls.
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CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsActinoptychus octonarius Ehrenberg 1854
Actinoptychus undulatus var. octonarius (Ehrenberg) Grunow 1867