Amphiprora navicularis 1843
Amphiprora navicularis Ehrenberg 1843: 410
Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1843). Verbreitung und Einfluss des mikroskopischen Lebens in Süd- und Nord-Amerika. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1841: 291-445 + [1, Berichtigungen], + 4 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Rexlowea navicularis (Ehrenberg) Kociolek & E.W.Thomas
Type locality: U.S.A.: Massachusetts: Pelham (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype (fide E.J.Cox, 2003: 71): BHUPM Eco-006 (Index Nominum Algarum
Described as a fossil.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or relating to the shipping business (Lewis & Short 1890).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Cox, E.J. (2003). Placoneis Mereschkowsky (Bacillariophyta) revisited: resolution of several typification and nomenclatural problems, including the generitype. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 141: 53-83.
Patrick, R.[M.] & Reimer, C.W. (1966). The diatoms of the United States exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. Volume 1: Fragilariaceae, Eunotiaceae, Achnanthaceae, Naviculaceae. Monographs of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 13: 1-688.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 September 2021.