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Melosira sulcata var. coronata (Ehrenberg) Grunow in Van Heurck

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Melosirophycidae
Order Melosirales
Family Melosiraceae
Genus Melosira

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Melosira sulcata var. coronata (Ehrenberg) Grunow in Van Heurck
600x _Diam. 45 µm. 05 Aug 2013. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

 

Schizothrix rubella Gomont

Paralia sulcata var. coronata (Ehrenberg) G.W.Andrews 600x _Diam. 45 µm
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Melosira sulcata var. coronata (Ehrenberg) Grunow in Van Heurck 1882: pl. 91: fig. 17

Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1882). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique Atlas pls. LXXVIII-CIII. . Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melosira is Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Paralia sulcata var. coronata (Ehrenberg) G.W.Andrews

Basionym
Gaillonella coronata Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: Port St. Julian, Port Desire, Patgonia (fossil) (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), ploughed, sulcated.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine/freshwater species.

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Key references
Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [1]-493. Beijing: Science Press.

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Verified by: 08 February 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 27 May 2019.

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