Halamphora pratensis J.G.Stepanek & Kociolek 2015
Halamphora pratensis J.G.Stepanek & Kociolek 2015: 28, figs 1-14
Published in: Stepanek, J.G. & Kociolek, J.P. (2015). Three new species of the diatom genus Halamphora (Bacillariophyta) from the prairie pothole lakes region of North Dakota, USA. Phytotaxa 197(1): 27-36, 44 fig., 1 table.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: USA: North Dakota: Burleigh Co.: Long Lake (46.69169N, 100.19026W) (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Kociolek 7951; 3.xi.2011; ANSP GC 65212 (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), living in a meadow or in grassland.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Halamphora pratensis J.G.Stepanek & Kociolek)
North America: North Dakota (Stepanek & Kociolek 2018).
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: 13 February 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 02 August 2019 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 September 2021.