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Melosira pulchella Hustedt

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Melosirophycidae
Order Melosirales
Family Melosiraceae
Genus Melosira

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Melosira pulchella Hustedt
Epiphyte. Collected by Chris Johnson, South Uist. 06 Aug 2020. ©   C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com).

 

Placoneis gastrum var. signatum (Hustedt) E.Y.Haworth & M.G.Kelly

Melosira pulchella Hustedt Epiphyte. Collected by Chris Johnson, South Uist
©   C.F.Carter (chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com)

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Publication details
Melosira pulchella Hustedt

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

Basionym

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful and little (Stearn 1973).

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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2021.

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