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Amphora veneta var. somalica Frenguelli 1929

Publication details
Amphora veneta var. somalica Frenguelli 1929: 35(403); pl.49, fig.18-21

Published in: Frenguelli, G. (1929). Algae Bacillariales. In: Chiovenda (ed.), Flora Somala. Sindacato Italiano Arti Graphiche Editore in Roma. In: . ( Eds) Vol. 1, pp. 371-408.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Amphora is Amphora ovalis (Kützing) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Halamphora veneta var. somalica (Frenguelli) Levkov

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), venice-blue [Sea coloured, Venetian blue] (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Living in eutrophic waters - (16 Oct 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Key references
Levkov, Z. (2009). Amphora sensu lato. In: Diatoms of Europe: Diatoms of the European Inland Waters and Comparable Habitats. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds) Vol. 5, pp. 5-916. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 16 October 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.

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