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Amphora gigantea var. fusca (A.W.F.Schmidt) Cleve

Publication details
Amphora gigantea var. fusca (A.W.F.Schmidt) Cleve 1895: 106

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.

Basionym
Amphora fusca A.W.F.Schmidt

Type information
Type locality: G.v. Mexico (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), huge.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Amphora fusca A.W.F.Schmidt 1875

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

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