Melosira nyassensis O.Müller 1904
Melosira nyassensis O.Müller 1904: 285, pl. III : fig. 3
Published in: Müller, O. (1904). VII. Bacillariaceen aus dem Nyassalande und einigen benachbarten gebieten. Zweite Folge, Discoideae-Coscinosdisceae, Discoideae-Eupodisceae. Botanische Jahrbucher fur Systematik, Pflanzengeschichte und Pflanzengeographie. Leipzig 34(2): 255-301, pls III, IV.
Publication date: 22 March 1904
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aulacoseira nyassensis (O.Müller) Simonsen
Type locality: Central Africa: Nyassaland (Index Nominum Algarum).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Simonsen, R. (1979). The diatom system: ideas on phylogeny. Bacillaria 2: 9-71.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 July 2019 by Mike Hoban
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Mike Hoban in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2021.