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Melosira major E.Grove 1892

Publication details
Melosira major E.Grove in A.W.F.Schmidt 1892: pl. 177: fig. 1,2

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1892). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde. Series IV: Heft 45/46: pls 177-180. . Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
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Publication date: Nov 1892

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melosira is Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh.

Type information
Oamaru, New Zealand.

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), great.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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.

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Verified by: 21 February 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2021.

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