Melosira islandica var. typica Cleve-Euler, nom. inval.
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.
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: nominal variety requires autonymic epithet (Art. 24.3). - (10 Oct 2015) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
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.