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Melosira punctata Grunow 1893

Publication details
Melosira punctata Grunow in A.W.F.Schmidt 1893: pl. 181: fig. 59. Nomen

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1893). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde. ser. IV: Heft [47]: pls 181-184. . Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
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Publication date: "1 Juli 1893" No Date in TL-2

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melosira is Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh.

Type information
Polishing Powder, Calif.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), dotted, marked with dots, spots, minute glands, etc. (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lysigonium punctatum (Grunow) Kuntze 1891

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Verified by: 26 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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