Landcare Research - Manaaki Whenua

Landcare-Research -Manaaki Whenua

Hamatusia reediana (S.R.Stidolph) S.R.Stidolph

Hamatusia reediana


Amphiprora reediana

Type slide

Waikouaiti River Estuary, Otago, New Zealand. Stidolph Collection RM 112a/4.

Institution holding the type material


Known distribution

Otago: Waikouaiti River Estuary; Papatowai; Merton.


After F. S. C. Reed, Christchurch diatomist.


Reproduction pending online publication of all relevant material, at request of the publisher.


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


Stidolph SR 1986. Amphiprora reediana, a new diatom species from South Island, New Zealand. Nova Hedwigia 43(1-2): 29-43.

Stidolph SR 1993. Hamatusia nom. nov., a new generic name for the diatom Amphiprora reediana Stidolph. Diatom Research 8: 481-482.