Amphora elegans H.Peragallo, nom. illeg.
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.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitiamte: non Amphora elegans W.Gregory, 1857. - (1 Oct 2019) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Caboure [Cabourg, Atlantic France] (Cleve 1893: 56).
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.