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Merismopedia duplex Playfair

Publication details
Merismopedia duplex Playfair 1918: 501, fig. 2h

Published in: Playfair, G.I. (1918). New and rare freshwater algae. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 43: 497-543, pls LIV-LVII.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Merismopedia is Merismopedia punctata Meyen.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), double (Stearn 1973).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Merismopedia cyanea Playfair 1918
Merismopedia distans Fedorov 1969
Merismopedia distans Messikommer 1971

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

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Key references
Komárek, J. & Anagnostidis, K. (1999). Cyanoprokaryota. 1. Chroococcales. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Begründet von A. Pascher. Band 19/1. (Ettl, H., Gärtner, G., Heynig, H. & Mollenhauer, D. Eds), pp. 1-548. Heidelberg & Berlin: Spektrum, Akademischer Verlag.

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