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Amphora acuta var. parva A.H.Wachnicka & E.E.Gaiser

Publication details
Amphora acuta var. parva A.H.Wachnicka & E.E.Gaiser 2007: 410, 447, figs 77-79

Published in: Wachnicka, A.H. & Gaiser, E.E. (2007). Characterization of Amphora and Seminavis from South Florida, U.S.A.. Diatom Research 22(2): 387-455, 240 figs, 4 tables.

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
Adjective A (Latin), acute, pointed; i.e. narrowing gradually and making an angle of less than 90° (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: dwarf mangrove forest located between Mowry and Military canals east L31E levee near Biscayne Bay, Florida, U.S.A. (25°28'24.3"N, 80°20'45.8"W) (Wachnicka & Gaiser 2007: 410). Holotype: on artificial substrata (glass slides) in a dwarf mangrove forest. ANSP slide ANSP G.C 5803 (Wachnicka & Gaiser 2007: 410, fig. 77). Notes: Isotype: Slide CAS 222014.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 June 2019.

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