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Amphora mansiensis Foged

Publication details
Amphora mansiensis Foged 1966: 103, 144, pl. XX [20]: fig. 1

Published in: Foged, N. (1966). Freshwater diatoms from Ghana. Det Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab, Biologiske Shrifter 15(1): 1-169, 25 pls.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Amphora is Amphora ovalis (Kützing) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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

Habitat notes
Also living in freshwaters - (16 Oct 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a brackish species.

Type information
Type locality: "Southwest Ghana. Fresh water (the Mansi river, Loc. No. 20)." (Foged 1966: 103). Holotype: C Ghana No. 168/1961 (Foged 1966: 144). Notes: "Illustration slide: Ghana No. 168/1961."

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Key references
John, J. (2016). Diatoms from Stradbroke and Fraser Islands, Australia: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 1. pp. [1]-377, 258 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Levkov, Z. (2009). Amphora sensu lato. In: Diatoms of Europe: Diatoms of the European Inland Waters and Comparable Habitats. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds) Vol. 5, pp. 5-916. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G.

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