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Melosira nygaardii Camburn 1986

Publication details
Melosira nygaardii Camburn in Camburn & Kingston 1986: 26, pl. 3: fig. 16

Published in: Camburn, K.E. & Kingston, J.C. (1986). The genus Melosira from soft-water lakes with special reference to northern Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota. In: Diatoms and Lake Acidity. (Smol, J.P., Battarbee, R.W., Davis, R.B. & Meriläinen, J. Eds), pp. 17-34. Dordrecht: Dr. W. Junk Publishers.

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 nygaardii (Camburn) Camburn & Charles

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Camburn, K.E. & Charles, J.C. (2000). Diatoms of low-alkalinity lakes in the northeastern United States. Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Special Publication 18: 1-152.

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