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Melosira sulcata var. strigillata A.W.F.Schmidt 1892

Publication details
Melosira sulcata var. strigillata A.W.F.Schmidt 1892: pl. 177: figs 65-69

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.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Paralia sulcata var. strigillata (A.W.F.Schmidt) Moreno & al.

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), ploughed, sulcated.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Seemingly originally first introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (ICN Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (14 Sep 2021) - M.D. Guiry

Habitat notes
California: guano - (14 Sep 2021) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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.

Source of current name
Moreno, J.L., Licea, S. & Santoyo, H. (1996). Diatomeas del Golfo de California. pp. [i]-xi, [1]-273, 8 figs, 34 pls. [La Paz]: Universidad Autonoma de Baja California Sur.

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Verified by: 14 September 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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