Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Eunotia sudetica var. hamuranaensis Foged

Eunotia sudetica var. hamuraensis; image by Cathy Kilroy (NIWA)

Type slide

Outflow of Hamurana Springs into Lake Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand. Foged Collection, New Zealand No. 463/1966, Natural History Museum, Denmark.

Institution holding the type material


Known distribution

Rotorua, North Island, New Zealand


From Hamurana Springs.


Differs from the type species by having a gently convex dorsal margin and rather narrow fairly prolonged apices. 40 x 5 µm, about 10 striae in 10 µm.

Diagnosis reproduced with kind permission from Koeltz Scientific Books.


Images published online with kind permission of the Natural History Museum of Denmark.

Funding from TFBIS (Terrestrial and Freshwater Biodiversity Information System), administered by the New Zealand Department of Conservation, is gratefully acknowledged.


Foged N 1979. Diatoms in New Zealand, the North Island. A. R. Gantner Verlag KG, Vaduz. 130 p.