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Orthoseira roeseana (Rabenhorst) Pfitzer 1871

Publication details
Orthoseira roeseana (Rabenhorst) Pfitzer 1871: 134

Published in: Pfitzer, E. (1871). Untersuchungen über Bau und Entwicklung der Bacillariaceen (Diatomaceen). In: Botanische Abhandlungen aus dem Gebiet der Morphologie und Physiologie Bd 2. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-189, plus 6 pls. Bonn: bei Adolph Marcus.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Orthoseira is Melosira americana Kützing.

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

Basionym
Melosira roeseana Rabenhorst

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Melosira roeseana Rabenhorst 1853
Gaillonella roeseana (Rabenhorst) Petit 1880
Lysigonium roeseanum (Rabenhorst) Kuntze 1891
Melosira dendroteres var. roeseana (Rabenhorst) R.Ross 1947

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Melosira roeseana var. typica Grunow 1882

Nomenclatural notes
Name also introduced by O'Meara (1876: 255). Combination introduced by Pfitzer (1871: 134) as "Für ene zweite Art, Orthosira Roeseana (Rab.) = O. spinosa Grev., is es num Fr. Schmitz gelungen,...". but the binary designation is also used on pp. 159 and 165. - (20 Feb 2017) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
May be synonymous with Orthoseira europaea (Ehrenberg) R. Jahn & Kusber (see Geissler, Jahn & Kusber 2006). - (11 Apr 2015) - M.D. Guiry

Habitat notes
Caves (Czerwik-Marcinkowska & Mrozinska 2011). - (18 May 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater/terrestrial species.

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Key references
Aboal, M., Álvarez Cobelas, M., Cambra, J. & Ector, L. (2003). Floristic list of non-marine diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) of Iberian Peninsula, Balearic Islands and Canary Islands. Updated taxonomy and bibliography. Diatom Monographs 4: 1-639.

Buczkó, K. (2016). Iconographia diatomologica Carpathica Volume 1. Guide to diatoms in mountain lakes in the Retezat Mountains, South Carpathians, Romania. Studia Botanica Hungarica 47 (Supplement): [9]-214, incl. 85 pl.

Czerwik-Marcinkowska, J. & Mrozinska, T. (2011). Algae and cyanobacteria in caves of the Polish Jura. Polish Botanical Journal 56(2): 203-243, 21 figs.

Geissler, U., Jahn, R. & Kusber, W.-H. (2006). The diatom flora of Berlin (Germany): a spotlight on some documented taxa as a case study on historical biodiversity. Proceedings of the International Diatom Symposium 18: 91-105.

Houk, V. (2003). Atlas of freshwater centric diatoms with a brief key and descriptions. Part. I. Melosiraceae, Orthoseiraceae, Paraliaceae and Aulacoseiraceae. Czech Phycology Supplement 1: 1-27, plus pls I-XLI [1-41].

Joh, G. (2010). Algal flora of Korea. Volume 3, Number 1. Chrysophyta: Bacillariophyceae: Centrales. Freshwater diatoms I. pp. [1-6], 1-161, figs 1-105. Incheon: National Institute of Biological Resources.

John, J. (2018). Diatoms from Tasmania: taxonomy and biogeography. The diatom flora of Australia Volume 2. pp. [1]-656, 351 figs. Schmitten - Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Lange-Bertalot, H., Hofmann, G., Werum, M. & Cantonati, M. (2017). Freshwater benthic diatoms of Central Europe: over 800 common species used in ecological assessments. English edition with updated taxonomy and added species (Cantonati, M. et al. eds). pp. [1]-942, 135 pls. Schmitten-Oberreifenberg: Koeltz Botanical Books.

Metzeltin, D. & García-Rodríguez, F. (2003). Las diatomeas Uruguayas. pp. [1]-210, 74 pls. Uruguay: DIRAC Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de la República.

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

Plinski, M. & Witkowski, A. (2020). Diatoms from the Gulf of Gdansk and surrounding waters (the southern Baltic Sea). pp. [1]-442, incl. 31 SEM pls, 16 photo pls. Gdansk: Gdansk University Press.

Reavie, E.D. & Kireta, A.R. (2015). Centric, araphid and eunotioid diatoms of the coastal Laurentian Great Lakes. Sampling, taxonomic descriptions and environmental characteristics. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 62: [1]-184, 49 pls.

Zindarova, R., Kopalová, K. & Van der Vijver, B. (2016). Diatoms from the Antarctic region: maritime Antarctica. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 28: [i]-vii, 9-504, 216 pls.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 21 August 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Houk, V. (1993). Some morphotypes in the Orthoseira roeseana complex. Diatom Research 8(2): 385-402.

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