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Amphora arcus var. sulcata Cleve

Publication details
Amphora arcus var. sulcata Cleve 1895: 127, no fig.

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1895). Synopsis of the naviculoid diatoms. Part II. Kongliga Svenska Vetenskapsak Akademiens Handlingar 27(3): 1-219, 4 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.

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), arc, bow or curve.

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

Nomenclatural notes
CDN: "Based on Amphora sulcata sensu A. Schmidt 1875 (ref. 012447), pl. 26, fig. 46-47 ("Amphora sulcata Gregory?"), non A. sulcata Gregory 1857, non A. sulcata Brébisson 1854. Cleve states %u201Cthe variety sulcata...cannot be A. sulcata Gregory)." - (8 Dec 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphora arcus var. sulcata Cleve)
North America: United States of America (Kociolek 2005).

South America: Argentina (Garibotti et al. 2011 ).

South-west Asia: Israel (Tsarenko et al. 2000).

Key references
Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo Geologicheskoi Literatury 3(1): [1]-398, 117 pls. [in Russian]

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