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Amphipentas juncta (A.W.F.Schmidt) De Toni 1894

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Mediophyceae
Subclass Thalassiosirophycidae
Order Eupodiscales
Family Eupodiscaceae
Genus Amphipentas


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Amphipentas juncta (A.W.F.Schmidt) De Toni
Drawing from Atlas der Diatomaceenkunde (A. Schmidt) Plate 98: Fig. 19. 28 Aug 2011. © Atlas der Diatomaceenkunde (A. Schmidt).

Amphipentas juncta (A.W.F.Schmidt) De Toni
1000x __Dim. 73 µm. 03 Apr 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).


Chnoospora pacifica J.Agardh

Biddulphia juncta (A.W.F.Schmidt) A.Mann 1000x __Dim. 73 µm
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Publication details
Amphipentas juncta (A.W.F.Schmidt) De Toni 1894: 912

Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1894). Sylloge algarum omnium hucusque cognitarum. Vol. II. Bacillariaeae. Sect. III. - Cryptorhaphideae. pp. [i-vi], 819-1556. Patavii [Padua]: Sumptibus auctoris.
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Publication date: 28 April 1894

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amphipentas is .

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

Triceratium junctum A.W.F.Schmidt

Type information
Type locality: "[Figs] 1, 3. Ngucy, Ostküste v. Madagascar, 2 Seychelles I (Weissfl)" (Schmidt 1886: pl. 98 (figure legend)).

Described as a fossil.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Biddulphia juncta (A.W.F.Schmidt) A.Mann 1925

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Biddulphia juncta (A.W.F.Schmidt) A.Mann)
South-west Asia: India (Gupta & Das 2020).

Key references
Sims, P.A., Williams, D.M. & Ashworth, M.[P.] (2018). Examination of type specimens for the genera Odontella and Zygoceros (Bacillariophyceae) with evidence for the new family Odontellaceae and a description of three new genera. Phytotaxa 382(1): 1-56, 156 figs, 2 text-figs.

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