Penium amplificatum (M.Schmidt) Van Westen & Coesel
Penium amplificatum (M.Schmidt) Van Westen & Coesel Apical views showing pores and deep ridges. Sphagnum bog near Lough Gouragh, Hags Glen, Co Kerry, Ireland.
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Penium amplificatum (M.Schmidt) Van Westen & Coesel 2012: 
Published in: Van Westen, M. & Coesel, P. (2012). Penium amplificatum status nova (Desmidiales, Streptophyta). Phytotaxa 57: [1-7].
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Penium spirostriolatum var. amplificatum M.Schmidt 1903
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
(as Penium spirostriolatum var. amplificatum M.Schmidt)
Europe: Austria (Lenzenweger 2003), Britain (Whitton et al. 2003, Brook & Williamson 2010), Hungary (Németh 2005), Ireland (John, Williamson & Guiry 2011), Netherlands (Veen et al. 2015).
North America: Maine (ME) (Fucíková, Johansen & Hall 2015).
Asia: Japan (Hinode 1959).
(as Penium amplificatum (M.Schmidt) Van Westen & Coesel)
North America: Newfoundland (Carter & Williamson 2018).
Created: 11 September 2013 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 September 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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Van Westen, M. & Coesel, P. (2012). Penium amplificatum status nova (Desmidiales, Streptophyta). Phytotaxa 57: [1-7].
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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 22 March 2019.