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Melosira franklinii (Ehrenberg) Cleve 1868

Publication details
Melosira franklinii (Ehrenberg) Cleve 1868: 216

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1868). Svenska och Norska Diatomacéer. Öfversigt af Kongliga Svenska Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar, Stockholm 25(3): 213-240, pl. 4.

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 Hyalodiscus scoticus (Kützing) Grunow

Basionym
Craspedodiscus franklinii Ehrenberg

Type information
Cornwall Island, N.W.T., Canada.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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.

Source of current name
Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300, no figs.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 12 February 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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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 27 September 2021.

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