Higher Classification: > Kingdom Chromista > Subkingdom Harosa > Infrakingdom Heterokonta > Phylum Ochrophyta > Subphylum Khakista > Class Bacillariophyceae > Subclass Bacillariophycidae > Superorder Bacillariophycanae > Order Thalassiophysales > Family Catenulaceae

Amphora Ehrenberg ex Kützing, 1844

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Amphora acuta Gregory, 1857
Amphora affinis Kützing, 1844
Amphora angusta Gregory, 1857
Amphora arcus Gregory, 1854
Amphora arenaria Donkin, 1858
Amphora arenicola Grunow, 1895
Amphora bacillaris Gregory, 1857
Amphora binodis Gregory, 1857
Amphora cingulata Cleve, 1875
Amphora commutata Grunow, 1880
Amphora copulata (Kützing) Schoeman & R.E.M.Archibald, 1986
Amphora crassa Gregory, 1857
Amphora decussata Grunow, 1877
Amphora delicatissima Krasske, 1930
Amphora dubia Gregory, 1857
Amphora elegans H.Peragallo, 1893
Amphora ergadensis Gregory, 1857
Amphora excisa Gregory, 1857
Amphora extensa Salah, 1955
Amphora fluminensis Grunow, 1863
Amphora graeffeana Hendey, 1973
Amphora gregorii Ralfs., 1861
Amphora grevilleana Gregory, 1857
Amphora hyalina Kützing, 1844
Amphora insecta Grunow ex A.Schmidt, 1876
Amphora laevis Gregory, 1857
Amphora laevissima W.Gregory, 1857
Amphora libyca Ehrenberg, 1840
Amphora lineolata Ehrenberg, 1838
Amphora marina W.Smith, 1857
Amphora membranacea W.Smith, 1853
Amphora micrometra Giffen
Amphora milesiana Gregory, 1857
Amphora minutissima W.Smith, 1853
Amphora monilifera Gregory, 1857
Amphora oblonga Gregory, 1857
Amphora obtusa W.Gregory, 1857
Amphora ocellata Donkin, 1861
Amphora ostrearia Brébisson, 1849
Amphora ovalis (Kützing) Kützing, 1844
Amphora pediculus (Kützing) Grunow ex A.Schmidt, 1875
Amphora perpusilla Grunow, 1884
Amphora praelata Hendey, 1973
Amphora proboscidea Gregory, 1857
Amphora proteus Gregory, 1857
Amphora pusilla Gregory, 1857
Amphora pusio Cleve, 1895
Amphora quadrata Gregory, 1857
Amphora rhombica Kitton, 1876
Amphora robusta Gregory, 1857
Amphora spectabilis Gregory, 1857
Amphora sulcata de Brébisson
Amphora valida H.Peragallo, 1888


basis of record

Round, F.E.; Crawford, R.M.; Mann, D.G. (1990). The diatoms: biology and morphology of the genera. Cambridge University Press: London, UK. ISBN 0-521-363187. 747 pp.

additional source

Hällfors, G. (2004). Checklist of Baltic Sea Phytoplankton Species (including some heterotrophic protistan groups). Baltic Sea Environment Proceedings No. 95: 210 pp.

additional source

Lakkis, S. (2011). Le phytoplancton marin du Liban (Méditerranée orientale): biologie, biodiversité, biogéographie. Aracne: Roma. ISBN 978-88-548-4243-4. 293 pp.

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Guiry, Michael D. (2014). Amphora Ehrenberg ex Kützing, 1844. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:149200




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