Amphora lunulata A.H.Wachnicka & E.E.Gaiser
Amphora lunulata A.H.Wachnicka & E.E.Gaiser 2007: 426, 449, figs 141-143
Published in: 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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ornamented with little crescents; crescent-shaped (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: dwarf mangrove forest located between Mowry and Military canals east from L31E levee near Biscayne Bay, Florida, U.S.A. (25°28'24.3"N, 80°20'45.8"W) (Wachnicka & Gaiser 2007: 426). Holotype: in periphyton mats in dwarf mangrove forest. ANSP slide ANSP G.C 5793 (Wachnicka & Gaiser 2007: 426, fig. 141). Notes: Isotype: Slide CAS 222004.
Created: 03 July 2013 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 21 October 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 23 February 2020.