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Amphora clara A.W.F.Schmidt 1875

Publication details
Amphora clara A.W.F.Schmidt 1875: pl. 25: fig. 20

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1875). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde. Series I: Heft 7: pls 25-28. . Aschersleben: Verlag von Ernst Schlegel.
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Publication date: 15 Dec 1875

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 Halamphora clara (A.W.F.Schmidt) Levkov

Type information
Type locality: "Yokohama (Gründl.)" [Japan] (Dromgoole 1982: expl. pl. 25: fig. 20).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Seemingly originally first introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (ICN Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (10 Jan 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphora clara A.W.F.Schmidt)
North America: Gulf of California (Moreno, Licea & Santoyo 1996).

South-east Asia: Philippines (Bassler 1925).

Source of current name
Levkov, Z. (2009). Amphora sensu lato. In: Diatoms of Europe: Diatoms of the European Inland Waters and Comparable Habitats. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds) Vol. 5, pp. 5-916. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G.

Key references
Levkov, Z. (2009). Amphora sensu lato. In: Diatoms of Europe: Diatoms of the European Inland Waters and Comparable Habitats. (Lange-Bertalot, H. Eds) Vol. 5, pp. 5-916. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag K.G.

Proshkina-Lavrenko, A.I. (Ed.) (1950). Diatomovyi Analiz. Opredelitel' iskopaemykh i sovremennykh diatomikh vodorosleyi. Poryadok Pennales [Diatom Analysis. Manual for identification of fossil and modern diatoms. Order Pennales]. Vol. 3 pp. 398, 117 plates. Moscow & Leningrad: Gosudarstvennoye Izdatel'stvo Geologicheskoy Literatury. [in Russian]

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