Melosira epidendron ( ) Boyer 1927
Melosira epidendron (Ehrenberg) Boyer 1927: 28
Published in: Boyer, C.S. (1927). Synopsis of North American Diatomaceae. Part I. Coscinodiscatae, Rhizosolenatae, Biddulphiatae, Fragilariatae. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 78(Suppl.): 1-228.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Orthoseira epidendron (Ehrenberg) H.Kobayasi
Stephanosira epidendron Ehrenberg
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Mayama, S., Idei, M., Osada, K. & Nagumo, T. (2002). Nomenclatural changes for 20 diatom taxa occurring in Japan. Diatom. The Japanese Journal of Diatomology 18: 89-91.
Created: 15 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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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 25 September 2021.