Melosira youngii Skvortzov
Melosira youngii Skvortzov 1937: 194, pl. I : figs 4-6 (as 'youngi' )
Published in: Skvortzov, B.V. (1937). Neogene diatoms from Eastern Shantung. Bulletin of the Geological Society of China 17(2): 193-204, 2 pls..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aulacoseira youngii (Skvortzov) Kociolek & Khursevich
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Khursevich, G. & Kociolek, J.P. (2012). A preliminary, worldwide inventory of the extinct, freshwater fossil diatoms from the orders Thalassiosirales, Stephanodiscales, Paraliales, Aulacoseirales, Melosirales, Coscinodiscales, and Biddulphiales. Nova Hedwigia Beiheft 141: 315-364, no figs.
Qi, Y.Z. (1995). Flora algarum sinicarum aquae dulcis. Tomus IV Bacillariophyta Centicae. pp. [i-viii], i-v, 1-104, 9 pls. Beijing: Science Press. [in Chinese with some English keys]
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 February 2020.