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Melosira youngii var. tenuissima Skvortsov 1937

Publication details
Melosira youngii var. tenuissima Skvortsov 1937: 195, pl. 1: figs 1-3

Published in: Skvortzov, B.V. (1937). Neogene diatoms from Eastern Shantung. Bulletin of the Geological Society of China 17(2): 193-204, 2 pls..

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 Melosira baicalensis f. tenuissima (Skvortsov) Skvortsov

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Skvortsov, B.V. (2012). New and little known fresh- and brackish water diatoms chiefly from the Eastern part of Asia and their geographical distribution. Iconographia Diatomologica 23: 749-861, incl. 16 pls with 499 figs.

Key references
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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