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Amphora adumbrata M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman

Publication details
Amphora adumbrata M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman 1966: 119, pl. I: fig. 20

Published in: Hohn, M.H. & Hellermann, J. (1966). New diatoms from the Lewes-Rehoboth Canal, Delaware and Chesapeake Bay area of Baltimore, Maryland. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 85: 115-130.

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.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Lewes-Rehoboth Canal, Sussex Co., Delaware (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: table 1). Lectotype: fig. 33: 7 October 1953; 6000 yards up the canal from outfall ditch of sewage of Lewes; on algae on mud. ANSP circled specimen located 9 mm east and 16.7 mm south of the benchmark circle on slide ANSP GC44912 (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: 102, table 1).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphora adumbrata M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman)
North America: Delaware (DE) (Hohn & Hellermann 1966), New Jersey (NJ) (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015).

Key references
Desianti, N., Potapova, M. & Beals, J. (2015). Examination of the type materials of diatoms described by Hohn and Hellerman from the Atlantic Coast of the USA. Diatom Research 30(2): 93-116.

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Wendy 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 21 July 2019.

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