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Amphora salina var. minor Van Heurck 1885, p. 57; (pl. 1, fig. 20)
as Amphora salina ‘beta’ minor
CommentsNew name, based on Amphora borealis Kützing 1844. Refers to illustration in Atlas: Van Heurck 1880, pl. 1, fig. 20 (ref. 000895) “A. BOREALIS Kg. (A. salina forma minor?)”
Published inVan Heurck, H. 1885 [ref. 001040]. Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Texte. Martin Brouwers & Co., Anvers. 235 pp.
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Type LocalityLanguage of descriptionF
CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsAmphora borealis Kützing 1844
Amphora coffeaeformis f. minima A. Schmidt in Schmidt et al. 1875
Amphora coffeaeformis var. borealis (Kützing) Cleve 1895
Amphora salina f. minor Van Heurck 1880
Halamphora borealis (Kützing) Z. Levkov 2009