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Amphora americana A.H.Wachnicka & E.E.Gaiser

Publication details
Amphora americana A.H.Wachnicka & E.E.Gaiser 2007: 398, 399, 446, figs 29-34

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), of or pertaining to America.

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 from L31E levee near Biscayne Bay, Florida, U.S.A. (25°28'24.3N, 80°20'45.8"W) (Wachnicka & Gaiser 2007: 399). Holotype: in scrapings from artificial substrat (glass slides) in benthos. ANSP slide ANSP G.C 5785 (Wachnicka & Gaiser 2007: 399, fig. 32). Notes: Isotype: Slide CAS221096.

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