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Melosira distans var. humilis A.Cleve 1939

Publication details
Melosira distans var. humilis A.Cleve 1939: 6, fig. 1

Published in: Cleve-Euler, A. (1939). Zur fossilen Diatomeenflora Osterbottens in Finnland. Acta Societatis pro Fauna et Flora Fennica 62(4): 1-22, 37 fig.

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 humilis (A.Cleve) Genkal & Trifonova

Type information
Type locality: N. Finland (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), distant (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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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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