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Melosira muscigena Iwahashi 1936

Publication details
Melosira muscigena Iwahashi 1936: 121, fig. 17

Published in: Iwahashi, Y. (1936). Fresh water Centricae in Japan (V). Journal of Japanese Botany 12: 121-127, 3 figs. [in Japanese with Latin]
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melosira is Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh.

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

Type information
Syntype localities: Honshu: Kanazawa?prov. Kaga; Yamanaka, prov. Kaga; Iwakuni?prov. Suo [Japan] (Iwahashi 1936: 122).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Melosira ruttneri Hustedt 1937

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Nardelli, M.S., Tremarin, P.I., Ludwig, T.A. & Bueno, N.C. (2016). Melosira (Diatomeae) taxa from the IguaƧu River in southern Brazil. Biota Neotropica 16(4): e20160249 [1-7], 35 figs.

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