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Melosira perglabra Østrup 1910

Publication details
Melosira perglabra Østrup 1910: 213, pl. V [5]: fig. 124

Published in: Østrup, E. (1910). Danske Diatoméer med 5 tavler et Engelsk résumé. Udgivet paa Carlsbergfondets bekostning. pp. [i]-xi, 1-323, pls 1-5. Kjøbenhavn [Copenhagen]: C.A. Reitzel Boghandel Bianco Lunos Bogtrykkeri.
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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 Aulacoseira perglabra (Østrup) E.Y.Haworth

Type information
Type locality: Denmark: Jylland: Madu Sø (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Melosira perglabra Østrup)
North America: Alaska (Foged 1981), United States of America (Kociolek 2005).

Source of current name
Haworth, E.Y. (1990). Diatom name validation. Diatom Research 5(1): 195-196.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2021.

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