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Melosira islandica var. typica Cleve-Euler, nom. inval.

Publication details
Melosira islandica var. typica Cleve-Euler 1951: 24, figs 14 a-c, nom. inval.

Published in: Cleve-Euler, A. (1951). Die Diatomeen von Schweden und Finnland. [TeilI. I. Centricae]. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar, ser. IV 2(1): 1-163, 6 pls.
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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 Melosira islandica O.Müller

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to Iceland (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: nominal variety requires autonymic epithet (Art. 24.3). - (10 Oct 2015) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 10 October 2015 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 February 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 May 2019.

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