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Melosira tympanum (Ehrenberg) Kützing

Publication details
Melosira tympanum (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1849: 31

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Gaillonella tympanum Ehrenberg

Type information
Gulf of Erebus and Terror, 63-40S, 55 W. 207 Fathoms.

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), a drum or similar instrument..

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gaillonella tympanum Ehrenberg 1844
Lysigonium tympanum (Kützing) Kuntze 1891

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 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 26 May 2019.

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