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Amphipentas punctata (Brightwell) Van Heurck 1896, p. 553
BasionymTriceratium punctatum Brightwell 1856
CommentsCombination validly published on p. 553 (index), although the name appears as as Biddulphia (Amphipentas) punctata Brightwell on p. 469, and text-fig. 206. Both combinations (under Biddulphia and under Amphipentas) are validly published in Van Heurck 1896.
Published inVan Heurck, H. 1896 [ref. 000897]. A Treatise on the Diatomaceae. Translated by W.E. Baxter. William Wesley & Son, London. 558 pp., 35 pls.
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CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsBiddulphia punctata (Brightwell) Van Heurck 1896
Triceratium punctatum Brightwell 1856
Trigonium punctatum (Brightwell) Peragallo & Peragallo 1897-1908
Trigonium punctatum (Brightwell) A. Mann 1925