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Aulacoseira distans (Ehrenberg) Simonsen

Publication details
Aulacoseira distans (Ehrenberg) Simonsen 1979: 57

Published in: Simonsen, R. (1979). The diatom system: ideas on phylogeny. Bacillaria 2: 9-71.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Aulacoseira is Melosira crenulata (Ehrenberg) Kützing.

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

Basionym
Gaillonella distans Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: Polirschiefer vo Bilin, Bohemia (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype: BHU slide ECO-0001 (short chain of cells) (Crawford & Likhoshway 1999: 248, fig. 2a). Notes: Isolectotype: BRM Ehr1/37.

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), distant (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Gaillonella distans Ehrenberg 1836
Melosira distans (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1844

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Lysigonium distans (Ehrenberg) Trevisan 1848
Melosira distans var. genuina Kirchner 1878
Melosira distans var. genuina Grunow 1882
Lysigonium distans (Ehrenberg) Kuntze 1891
Melosira polymorpha subsp. distans (Ehrenberg) H.Bethge 1925

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.

Crawford, R.M. & Likhoshway, Y. (1999). The frustule structure of original material of Aulacoseira distans (Ehrenberg) Simonsen. Diatom Research 14(2): 239-250.

Edgar, S.M. & Theriot, E.C. (2004). Phylogeny of Aulacoseira (Bacillariophyta) based on molecules and morphology. Journal of Phycology 40: 772-788.

Houk, V. (2003). Atlas of freshwater centric diatoms with a brief key and descriptions. Part. I. Melosiraceae, Orthoseiraceae, Paraliaceae and Aulacoseiraceae. Czech Phycology Supplement 1: 1-27, plus pls I-XLI [1-41].

John, J. (2016). Diatoms from Stradbroke and Fraser Islands, Australia: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 1. pp. [1]-377, 258 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Khursevich, G. & Kociolek, J.P. (2012). A preliminary, worldwide inventory of the extinct, freshwater fossil diatoms from the orders Thalassiosirales, Stephanodiscales, Paraliales, Aulacoseirales, Melosirales, Coscinodiscales, and Biddulphiales. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 141: 315-364, no figs.

Reichardt, E. (2018). Die Diatomeen im Gebiet der Stadt Treuchtlingen Band 1. pp. [1]-576, 149 pls. München: Bayerische Botanische Gesellschaft [Selbstverlag der Gesellschaft].

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

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References
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Crawford, R.M. & Likhoshway, Y. (1999). The frustule structure of original material of Aulacoseira distans (Ehrenberg) Simonsen. Diatom Research 14(2): 239-250.
Krammer, K. (1991). Morphology and taxonomy of some taxa in the genus Aulacoseira Thwaites (Bacillariophyceae). I. Aulacoseira distans and similar taxa. Nova Hedwigia 52(1/2): 89-112, pls I-X.

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