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Amphora sinuata Greville

Publication details
Amphora sinuata Greville 1863: 576, pl. XV [15]: fig. 5

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1863). Descriptions of new genera and species of Diatoms from the South Pacific. Part II. Transactions of the Botanical Society of Edinburgh 7: 574-580, pl. XV.
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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
Adjective (Latin), sinuate, strongly waved (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Amphora sarniensis var. sinuata (Greville) Cleve 1895

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Hab. — Curteis Straits, Queensland." [Australia] (Greville 1863: 576).

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Key references
Cheng Zhaodi & Gao Yahui [Cheng, Z. & Gao, Y.] (2013). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. III. Pennatae II. Naviculales Naviculaceae Cymbellaceae Auriculaceae Gomphonemataceae. pp. [i]-xxvii, 1-183, 80 pls. Beijing: Science Press.

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