Melosira crenulata f. tenuis (Kützing) Van Heurck 1885
Melosira crenulata f. tenuis (Kützing) Van Heurck 1885: 200
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1885). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Texte. pp. 1-235. Anvers: Martin Brouwers & Co.
Publication date: May 1885
Melosira tenuis Kützing
Germany: Lüneburger Heide.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crenulate, having small rounded teeth (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Combination also proposed by Dippel 1905, p. 4, with the same basionym. Invalid? (See CAS Diatom Collection) - (3 Mar 2019) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a freshwater species.
Dippel, L. (1905). Diatomeen der Rheine-mainebene. pp. 170. Braunschweig: Friedrich Vieweg und Sohn.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 January 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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