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Melosira ambigua var. robusta Gasse 1980

Publication details
Melosira ambigua var. robusta Gasse 1980: pl. 7, fig. 3-7; pl. 9, fig. 2-4

Published in: Gasse, F. (1980). Les diatomées lacustres plio-pleistocenes du Gadeb (Ethiopie). Systématique, Paléoécologie, Bioestratigraphie. Revue Algologique, Mémoires hors-série nº 3: 249 pp.

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 gadebensis Mohan & Stone

Type information
Ethiopia: Gadeb

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), doubtful, uncertain (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Key references
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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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.

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