Achnanthes brevipes C. Agardh

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Achnanthes brevipes Agardh var. intermedia (Kützing)

scale bar 10 μm Achnanthes species in raphe valve view (left and middle picture) and girdle view (right picture) Valve margin is biundulate towards apices, raphe curved. Facia or stauros in central area on raphe valve.  Areolae distinct, evenly spaced. Sample was collected from marine environment on Steven's Klint beach in Denmark. Habitat may be brakish, sample was taken from standing water in between the rocks, probably without strong influence from open water.     

Photographer/artist Karolina Brylka

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Title
Achnanthes brevipes Agardh var. intermedia (Kützing)
Photographer/artist
Karolina Brylka
Institute
Lund University
Contributor
Karolina Brylka
Caption
scale bar 10 μm Achnanthes species in raphe valve view (left and middle picture) and girdle view (right picture) Valve margin is biundulate towards apices, raphe curved. Facia or stauros in central area on raphe valve.  Areolae distinct, evenly spaced. Sample was collected from marine environment on Steven's Klint beach in Denmark. Habitat may be brakish, sample was taken from standing water in between the rocks, probably without strong influence from open water.     
Sampling date
5 August 2019
Geographic area
Kattegat - Danish coast
Location
Steven's Klint
License
Creative Commons Attribution-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported
Technique
Light microscopy
Preservation
Other preservative
Contrast enhancement
Acid cleaned and mounted in resin with high refractive index
Stain
Not described
Image galleries
Skagerrak-Kattegat

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
A

Change History

  • 2019-10-01 08:34:15 Karolina Brylka - Updated media metadata for Achnanthes brevipes_4.jpg
  • 2019-10-01 08:14:15 Karolina Brylka - Added media: Achnanthes brevipes_4.jpg
  • 2013-11-01 13:55:19 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Updated media metadata for Achnanthes brevipes_3.jpg
  • 2013-11-01 13:52:25 Ann-Turi Skjevik - Added media: Achnanthes brevipes_3.jpg
  • 2013-04-26 10:14:24 Janina Kownacka - Updated media metadata for Achnanthes brevipes_1.jpg
  • 2013-04-26 10:13:20 Janina Kownacka - Updated media metadata for Achnanthes brevipes_2.jpg
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  • 2013-04-26 10:11:20 Janina Kownacka - Updated media metadata for Achnanthes brevipes_1.jpg
  • 2013-04-26 10:08:17 Janina Kownacka - Updated media metadata for Achnanthes brevipes_1.jpg
  • 2013-04-26 09:57:47 Janina Kownacka - Added media: Achnanthes brevipes_1.jpg