Amphora ovalis var. gracilis ( ) Van Heurck
Amphora ovalis var. gracilis (Ehrenberg) Van Heurck 1885: 59 (as 'A. ovalis 'beta' gracilis' )
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1885). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Texte. pp. 1-235. Anvers: Martin Brouwers & Co.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Amphora gracilis Ehrenberg
Type locality: Real del Monte, México [Mineral del Monte, State of Hidalgo in east-central Mexico, 2,700 metres (8,900 ft)]
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).
Amphora ovalis f. gracilis (Ehrenberg) Hustedt 1930
Name also introduced by Pero (1893:279). - (18 Mar 2013) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a marine species.
Pero, P. (1893). I Laghi Alpini Valtellinesi. (Ricerche e studi sui Laghi Valtellinesi). Nuova Notarisia 4(2,3): 249-291, 301-387.
Proschkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz, Kniga 3. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomik vodoroslei Poriadok Pennales. Botanicheskii Institut im V.L. Komarova Akademii Nauk S.S.S.R. Gosudarstvennoe Izdatelystvo Geologicheskoi Literatury 3(1): -398, 117 pls. [in Russian]
Shi Zhixin [Shi, Z.X.] (2013). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis Tomus XVI Bacillariophyta Cymbellaceae. pp. [i]-xvii, 1-174, 43 pls. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese]
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M.D. 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 27 February 2020.