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Melosira sulcata f. coronata (Ehrenberg) Peragallo & Peragallo 1908

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Melosirophycidae
Order Melosirales
Family Melosiraceae
Genus Melosira


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Melosira sulcata f. coronata (Ehrenberg) Peragallo & Peragallo
600x _Diam. 45 µm. 05 Aug 2013. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).


Schizothrix rubella Gomont

Paralia sulcata var. coronata (Ehrenberg) G.W.Andrews 600x _Diam. 45 µm
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Melosira sulcata f. coronata (Ehrenberg) Peragallo & Peragallo 1908: pl. 119, fig. 13 (as 'Melosira sulcata var. genuina f. coronata' )

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 Paralia sulcata var. coronata (Ehrenberg) G.W.Andrews

Gaillonella coronata Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: Port St. Julian, Port Desire, Patgonia (fossil) (Index Nominum Algarum).

Described as a fossil.

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), ploughed, sulcated.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
See CAS Diatom Collection. - (8 Feb 2019) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Created: 08 February 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

Verified by: 08 February 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2021.

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