Melosira distans var. solida (Eulenstein) F.W.Mills
Melosira distans var. solida (Eulenstein) F.W.Mills 1934: 927
Published in: Mills, F.W. (1934). An index to the genera and species of the Diatomaceae and their synonyms. 1816-1932. Part 13 (Me-Na). pp. 921-1000. London: Wheldon & Wesley, Limited.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aulacoseira solida (Eulenstein) Krammer
Melosira solida Eulenstein
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), distant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Melosira distans var. solida (Eulenstein) F.W.Mills)
Asia: Korea (Lee, Choi & Lee 1995).
Source of current name
Krammer, K. (1991). Morphology and taxonomy of some taxa in the genus Aulacoseira Thwaites (Bacillariophyceae). I. Aulacoseira distans and similar taxa. Nova Hedwigia 52(1/2): 89-112, pls I-X.
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Verified by: 12 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 20 February 2020.