Melosira lineata var. octogona ( ) A.Cleve 1951
Melosira lineata var. octogona (Grunow) A.Cleve 1951: 30, fig. 21 d-e
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 moniliformis var. octogona (Grunow) Hustedt
Type locality: Caspian Sea; Baku Harbor; Java. On Vaucheria javanica; Zollinger no. 2447 (Index Nominum Algarum).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 February 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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