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Halamphora bicapitata (M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman) J.G.Stepanek & Kociolek 2018

Publication details
Halamphora bicapitata (M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman) J.G.Stepanek & Kociolek 2018: 54, pl. 54: figs 1-4

Published in: 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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Halamphora is Halamphora coffaeiformis (C.Agardh) Mereschkowsky.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Amphora bicapitata M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman

Type information
Type locality: Middle River, Baltimore Co., Maryland (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: table 1). Holotype: fig. 73: 8 October 1953; scrapings from rock in wall. ANSP slide GC44892 (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: 105, table 1).

Origin of species name
(Latin), Two-headed.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Amphora bicapitata M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman 1966

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

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