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Melosira ikapoensis var. minor Cholnoky, nom. illeg. 1959

Publication details
Melosira ikapoensis var. minor Cholnoky 1959: 33, figs 180, 181, nom. illeg.

Published in: Cholnoky, B.J. (1959). Neue und seltene Diatomeen aus Afrika. IV. Diatomeen aus der Kaap-Provinz. Österreichische Botanische Zeitschrift 106(1/2): 1-69.

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 ikapoensis var. minor D.B.Czarnecki & D.C.Reinke

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: not Melosira ikapoensis var. minor O. Müller 1904 - (12 Jun 2021) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Czarnecki, D.B. & Reinke, D.C. (1982). Nomenclatural changes among some Kansas diatoms. Transactions of the Kansas Academy of Science 85(3): 174-176.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2021.

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