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Podosira hormoides (Montagne) Kutzing 1844

Publication details
Podosira hormoides (Montagne) Kutzing 1844: 52, pl. 28: fig. 5; pl. 29: fig. 84

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1844). Die Kieselschaligen Bacillarien oder Diatomeen. pp. [i-vii], [1]-152, pls 1-30. Nordhausen: zu finden bei W. Köhne.
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Publication date: 7-9 Nov 1844

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Podosira is Podosira moniliformis Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Melosira hormoides Montagne

Type information
Callao, Peru. On Polysiphonia dendroidea and Callithamnion floccosum.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Melosira hormoides Montagne 1839
Hyalodiscus hormoides (Montagne) Petit 1877
Lysigonium hormoides (Montagne) Kuntze 1898

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Melosira hormoides var. typica A.Cleve 1951

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
O'Meara, E. (1875). Report on the Irish Diatomaceae. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, Series 2 2: 235-425, pls 26-34.

Villac, M.C., Kaczmarska, I. & Ehrman, J.M. (2016). Diatoms from ship ballast sediments (with consideration of a few additional species of special interest). Diatom Monographs 18: [1]-557, 235 pls.

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