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Amphora helenensis Giffen

Publication details
Amphora helenensis Giffen 1973: 33, pl. I [1]: figs 7-9

Published in: Giffen, M.H. (1973). Diatoms of the marine littoral of Steenberg's Cove in St. Helena Bay, Cape Province, South Africa.. Botanica Marina 16(1): 32-48.

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: Steenberg's Cove, St. Helena Bay, Cape Province, South Africa (Silva 1996-to date). Iconotype: Giffen collection 621/2 (Silva 1996-to date

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Key references
Snoeijs, P. & Balashova, N. (1998). Intercalibration and distribution of diatom species in the Baltic Sea The Baltic Marine Biologists Publication No. 16e. Vol. 5 pp. 1-144, 1 fig, 6 tables, 101 plates. Uppsala: Opulus Press.

Witon, E. & Witkowski, A. (2006). Holocene diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) from Faeroe Islands Fjords, Northern Atlantic Ocean. II. Distribution and taxonomy of marine taxa with special reference to benthic forms. Diatom Research 21(1): 175-215.

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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 25 June 2019.

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