Amphora pleniluna M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman 1966
Amphora pleniluna M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman 1966: 121, pl. I: fig. 21
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amphora polita Krasske
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Nabbs Creek, Maryland (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: 108, table 1). Holotype: fig. 107: 1953; ANSP slide GC44902 (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: 108, table 1).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphora pleniluna M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman)
North America: Maryland (MD) (Hohn & Hellermann 1966).
Source of current name
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.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 August 2015 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2020.