Melosira distans var. lirata ( ) VanLandingham 1971
Melosira distans var. lirata (Ehrenberg) VanLandingham 1971: 2197
Published in: VanLandingham, S.L. (1971). Catalogue of the fossil and recent Genera and Species of Diatoms and their Synonyms. Fragilaria through Naunema. Vol. 4 pp. 1757-2385. Lehre: J. Cramer.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aulacoseira lirata (Ehrenberg) R.Ross
Gaillonella lirata Ehrenberg
Type locality: U.S.A.: "Maine B" (Index Nominum Algarum). Notes: Gallionella lirata.
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), distant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Foged, N. (1981). Diatoms in Alaska. Bibliotheca Phycologica 53: 1-317, 64 pls.
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 February 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2021.