Amphora subacutiuscula Schoeman
Amphora subacutiuscula Schoeman 1972: 240, 241, figs 1-5
Published in: Schoeman, F.R. (1972). A further contribution to the diatom flora of sewage enriched waters in southern Africa. Phycologia 11(3/4): 239-245, 10 figs, 2 tables.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halamphora subacutiuscula (Schoeman) J.G.Stepanek & Kociolek
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Walvis Bay , South Africa, (23°0'S, 14°28'E) (Schoeman 1972: 240, 239). Iconotype: figs 1-5: sewage pond. C.S.I.R. collection, Pretoria Walvis Bay 1 preparation (Schoeman 1972: 241).
North America: Florida (FL) (Wachnicka & Gaiser 2007).
Africa: South Africa (Schoeman 1972).
South-west Asia: India (Gandhi 1998).
Source of current name
Stepanek, J.G. & Kociolek, J.P. (2018). Amphora and Halamphora from coastal waters and inland waters of the United States and Japan. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 66: 1-260, 78 pls, 1 table.
Shi Zhixin [Shi, Z.X.] (2013). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XVI Bacillariophyta Cymbellaceae. pp. [i]-xvii, 1-174, 43 pls. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]
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.
Witkowski, A., Lange-Bertalot, H. & Metzeltin, D. (2000). Diatom flora of marine coasts I. Iconographia Diatomologica 7: 1-925, 219 pls with 4504 figs.
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M.D. 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 17 February 2020.