Melosira spinosa Pantocsek
Melosira spinosa Pantocsek 1892: pl. 28: fig. 413. No descr. (1892). 62 (1905) as M. pethöi.
Published in: Pantocsek, J. (1892). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Fossilen Bacillarien Ungarns. Teil III: Süsswasser Bacillarien. Anhang-analysen 15 neuer Depots von Bulgarien, Japan, Mahern, Russland und Ungarn. pp. pls 1-42. Nagytapolcsány Topo: Buchdrucherei von Julius Platzko.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melosira pethoi Pantocsek
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiny.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Hungary (Marine Tertiary).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Pantocsek, J. (1905). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der fossilen Bacillarien Ungarns. Teil 3, Beschreibung neuer Bacillarien. pp. 1-118, pls. 1-42. Pozony: Buchdruckerei C.F. Wigand.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 01 March 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 May 2019.