Clevamphora ovalis (Kützing) Mereschkowsky 1906
Amphora ovalis (Kützing) Kützing Seattle, Washington, USA; Green Lake, 1000x, DIC
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Clevamphora ovalis (Kützing) Mereschkowsky 1906: 25
Published in: Mereschkowsky, K.S. (1906). Diatomées du Tibet. Imperial Russkoe geograficheskoe obshchestvo. pp. 1-40. St. Petersburg: Imprimerie de l'Académie Impériale des Sciences de St.-Pétersbourg.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Clevamphora.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amphora ovalis (Kützing) Kützing
Frustulia ovalis Kützing
Type locality: bei Weisenfels (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), oval, elliptical, i.e., broadest at the middle, the sides curved and length:breadth generally 2:1 (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Created: 18 March 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 18 March 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 November 2020.