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Melosira lirata var. biseriata Grunow 1882

Publication details
Melosira lirata var. biseriata Grunow in Van Heurck 1882: pl. LXXXVII [87]: fig. 6

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 lirata f. biseriata (Grunow) E.Y.Haworth

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), having ridges having thread-like lines or grooves.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Haworth, E.Y. (1988). Distribution of diatom taxa of the old genus Melosira (now mainly Aulacoseira) in Cumbrian waters. In: Algae and the Aquatic Environment. Contributions in honour of J.W.G. Lund. (Round, F.E. Eds), pp. 138-167. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

Key references
Cleve-Euler, A. (1951). Die Diatomeen von Schweden und Finnland. [TeilI. I. Centricae]. Kungliga Svenska Vetenskapsakademiens Handlingar, ser. IV 2(1): 1-163, 6 pls.

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