Halamphora aponina (Kützing) Levkov 2009
Halamphora aponina (Kützing) Levkov 2009: 170, pl. 103: figs 1-10; pl. 233: figs 1-8
Published in: 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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Amphora aponina Kützing
Type locality: Italy: Abano (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: in hot water amongst Oscillatoria. (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to warm baths; from Aponus, a warm medical fountain at Bangi d'Albano near Padua, Italy.
Amphora aponina Kützing 1844
Amphora coffeiformis var. aponina (Kützing) Archibald & Schoeman 1984
Also living in marine waters - (5 Oct 2010) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a brackish species.
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.
Stepanek, J.G. & Kociolek, J.P. (2019). Molecular phylogeny of the diatom genera Amphora and Halamphora (Bacillariophyta) with a focus on morphological and ecological evolution. Journal of Phycology 55(2): 442-456.
Created: 05 October 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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