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Melosira wrightii O'Meara 1869

Publication details
Melosira wrightii O'Meara 1869: 151, pl. XII [12]: fig. 3

Published in: O'Meara, E. (1869). On new forms of Diatomaceae from dredgings off the Arran Islands Co., Galway. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, new series, London 9: 150-151, pl. XII.

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
Type locality: Dredged off Arran Islands Co. Galway, Ireland. (O'Meara 1869: 151).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lysigonium wrightii (O'Meara) O'Meara 1875
Gaillonella wrightii (O'Meara) De Toni 1892

General environment
This is a marine species.

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M.D. Guiry 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.

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