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Amphora elegans H.Peragallo, nom. illeg.

Publication details
Amphora elegans H.Peragallo in Cleve 1893: 56, pl. 3: fig. 8, nom. illeg.

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1893). Sur quelques espèces nouvelles ou peu connues (suite). Le Diatomiste 2(15): 55-58, pl. 3.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Amphora is Amphora ovalis (Kützing) Kützing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amphora longa Hustedt

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitiamte: non Amphora elegans W.Gregory, 1857. - (1 Oct 2019) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Caboure [Cabourg, Atlantic France] (Cleve 1893: 56).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Hustedt, F. (1955). Marine littoral diatoms of Beaufort, North Carolina. Bulletin Duke University Marine Station 6: 1-67, incl.16 pls.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 01 October 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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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 23 February 2020.

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