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Amphora ayensuensis Foged

Publication details
Amphora ayensuensis Foged 1966: 103, 144, pl. XIX [19]: fig. 7

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.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "South Ghana. Fresh water (the Ayensu river between the towns Accra and Takoradi, Loc. No. 4)." (Foged 1966: 103).C Ghana No. 107/1961 (Foged 1966: 144). Notes: "Illustration slide: Ghana No. 107/1961."

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphora ayensuensis Foged)
Africa: Ghana (Foged 1966, Smith, Smith & Nii Yemoh Annang 2015).

Australia and New Zealand: New South Wales (Day et al. 1995), Victoria (Day et al. 1995).

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M.D. 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 19 July 2019.

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