Melosira lyrata var. lacustris 1882
Melosira lyrata var. lacustris Grunow in Van Heurck 1882: pl. LXXXVII : fig. 3
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1882). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Atlas pls LXXVIII-CXXXII [78-132 and supplementary pls 22 bis, 82bis, 83bis, 83ter, 95bis], tables genres. . Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
Publication date: April-May
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aulacoseira lacustris (Grunow) Krammer
Type locality: Finland: Pudasjarvi (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lyrate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Seemingly originally first introduced without a description [INA], but validated by analytical figures (see ICN Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (11 Apr 2014) - Wendy Guiry
This is a freshwater 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
Krammer, K. (1991). Morphology and taxonomy of some taxa in the genus Aulacoseira Thwaites (Bacillariophyceae). I. Aulacoseira distans and similar taxa. Nova Hedwigia 52(1/2): 89-112, pls I-X.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 February 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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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 25 September 2021.