Melosira lyrata f. tenuiores 1882
Melosira lyrata f. tenuiores Grunow in Van Heurck 1882: pl. LXXXVII: figs 4, 5
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Fraance: Vosges: Gerardmer (Index Nominum Algarum). Type (fide K.Krammer, 1991: 96): Petit; W Grunow slide 2827a (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lyrate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to Houk et al. (2007: 71), M. lirata formae tenuiores in Van Heurck 1885 is the basionym of Aulacoseira lacustris forma tenuior. - (12 Nov 2015) - Wendy Guiry
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Houk, V., Klee, R. & Passauer, U. (2007). Observations on taxa of Melosira sensu lato among the slides from the Grunow diatom collection in Vienna (Austria). Part 1. Diatom Research 22(1): 57-80.
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: 12 November 2015 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. 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 19 September 2021.