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Amphora exilissima M.H.Giffen

Publication details
Amphora exilissima M.H.Giffen 1967: 251, figs 8, 9

Published in: Giffen, M.H. (1967). Contributions to the diatom flora of South Africa III. Diatoms of the marine littoral regions at Kidd's Beach near east London, Cape Province, South Africa. Nova Hedwigia 13(1/2): 245-292, pls 59-63.

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

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

Synonym(s)
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General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Habitat in lacu uno subsalso semiartificiale prope ostium fluvii Umkantzi in colonia Kidd's Beach dicta provinciae Capensis in Africa Meridionale." (Giffen 1967: 251). Notes: "Typus: praeparataum No. 210 in collectione GIFFEN, Fort Hare, provincia Capensis. Iconotypus: figurae nostrae No. 8 et 9."

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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 20 February 2020.

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