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Liparogyra spiralis Ehrenberg

Publication details
Liparogyra spiralis Ehrenberg 1854: pl. 34/5A: fig. 1

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1854). Zur Mikrogeologie. Atlas. pp. pls 1-40. Leipzig: Verlag von Leopold Voss.
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Type species
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melosira roeseana var. spiralis (Ehrenberg) Grunow

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiral (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Seemingly originally first introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (see Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (8 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Van Heurck, H. (1881). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique Atlas. pls XXXI-LXXVII. . Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.

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Verified by: 08 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 November 2019.

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