Melosira helvetica (O.F.Müller) A.Cleve 1911
Melosira helvetica (O.F.Müller) A.Cleve 1911: 124
Published in: Cleve-Euler, A. (1911). Das Bacillariaceen-plankton in gewässern bei Stockholm. II. Zur morphologie und biologie einer pleomorphen Melosira. Archiv für Hydrobiologie und Planktonkunde, Stuttgart 7: 119-139, 230-260, 23 text-figs.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aulacoseira islandica subsp. helvetica (O.Müller) Simonsen
Type locality: Switzerland: Züricher See (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), Swiss, or pertaining to Switzerland.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Melosira helvetica (O.F.Müller) A.Cleve)
Europe: Germany (Stutz & Mattern & al. 2018).
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 04 July 2013 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 19 October 2021.