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Melosira arentii (Kolbe) Nagumo & Kobayashi, nom. inval. 1977

Publication details
Melosira arentii (Kolbe) Nagumo & Kobayashi 1977: 186, nom. inval.

Published in: Kobayasi, H. & Nagumo, T. (1977). [Proposal of Melosira arentii (Kolbe) comb. nov. based on light and electron microscopy]. Bulletin of the Japanese Society of Phycology 25(4): 183-188. [in Japanese]

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 Brevisira arentii (Kolbe) Krammer

Basionym
Cyclotella arentii Kolbe

Type information
Type locality: Sweden: alle 8 Seen des Stockholm-Traktes (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: a full and direct reference in not given to the author and place of valid publication of the intended basionym, with page or plate reference and date (ICN Art. 41.5). INA: "ref in Lit. Cited, but exact page not given." May thus be invalid. - (13 Jan 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Krammer, K. (2001). Taxonomie und Morphologie von Brevisira arentii (Kolbe) Krammer gen. nov., comb. nov . In: Dedicated to Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Horst Lange-Bertalot on the occasion of his 65th Birthday. (Jahn, R., Kociolek, J.P., Witkowski, A. & Compère, P. Eds), pp. 9-20. Ruggell: A.R.G. Gantner Verlag. K.G.

Key references
Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

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References
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Kobayasi, H. & Nagumo, T. (1977). [Proposal of Melosira arentii (Kolbe) comb. nov. based on light and electron microscopy]. Bulletin of the Japanese Society of Phycology 25(4): 183-188. [in Japanese]

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