کمیته ملی مبارزه با شکوفایی جلبکی مضر | Iranian National Harmful Algal Bloom Defense Committee

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ClassBacillariophyceae
OrderBacillariales
SuborderBacillariineae
Family: Catenulaceae Mereschkowsky
Genus: Amphora Ehrenberg
Scientific name: Amphora sp.
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Description:
Frustules in girdle view rectangular-elliptic, with slightly convex margins; valves semilanceolate; ventral margins almost straight with not produced, acutely rounded apices.

Dimensions:
Cells 60-63 µm long; 13-15 µm broad.

Sites of occurrence in RSA:
In Winter 2006 Cruise, it was present in small numbers at two stations (refer sites map).

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