Melosira arenaria f. teres (Brun) Tynni
Melosira arenaria f. teres (Brun) Tynni 1982: 30; pl. 12, fig. 7; pl. 16, fig. 6a,b
Published in: Tynni, R. (1982). The reflection of geological evolution in Tertiary and interglacial diatoms and silicoflagellates in Finnish Lapland. Geological Survey of Finland Bulletin 320: 1-40, 21 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ellerbeckia arenaria f. teres (Brun) R.M.Crawford
Melosira teres Brun
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), in sandy places.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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: 21 September 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 21 September 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Crawford, R.M. (1988). A reconsideration of Melosira arenaria and M. teres resulting in a proposed new genus Ellerbeckia. In: Algae and the Aquatic Environment. (Round, F.E. Eds), pp. 413-433. Bristol: Biopress.
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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 19 May 2019.