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Amphora aspera Petit

Publication details
Amphora aspera Petit 1877: 19; pl.4, fig.9

Published in: Petit, P. (1877). Catalogue des Diatomées. In: Les fonds de la mer. Étude sur les particularités nouvelles des régions sous-marines. Tome Troisième contenant environ 115 figures hors texte, représentant 75 formes animales ou végétales inédites foraminifères, mollusques, diatomées) et plus de 300 pages de texte. 1875-1879. (Folin, L. De & Périer, L Eds), pp. 168-198. Paris: Savy, Libraire-Éditeur.
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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.

Origin of species name
rough, uneven, harsh, rugged.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphora aspera Petit)
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Harper et al. 2012).

Source of current name
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.

Key references
Petit, P. (1878). On some new genera and species of Diatomaceae. Translated by F. Kitton, F.R.M.S.. Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society, Series 3 1: 237-245, pl. 14-15.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 July 2019.

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