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Lysigonium varians (C.Agardh) De Toni

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Melosirophycidae
Order Melosirales
Family Melosiraceae
Genus Lysigonium

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Lysigonium varians (C.Agardh) De Toni
Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Creek watershed, Site A, estuary, 400x, DIC. 14 Mar 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Lysigonium varians (C.Agardh) De Toni
Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Creek watershed, Site 3, creek rock, 1000x, DIC. 10 Feb 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Lysigonium varians (C.Agardh) De Toni
Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Creek watershed, Site A, estuary, 1000x, DIC. 31 Jan 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Lysigonium varians (C.Agardh) De Toni
Seattle, Washington, USA; ship canal, 400x, DIC. 16 Mar 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Herposiphonia xaymaca V.J.Chapman

Melosira varians C.Agardh Kingston, Washington, USA; Carpenter Creek watershed, Site A, estuary, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Lysigonium varians (C.Agardh) De Toni 1892: 902

Published in: De Toni, G.B. (1892). Ueber die Bacillarien-Gattung Lysigonium Link. Bulletin de la Société Impériale de Naturalistes de Moscou, ser. 2 6(1): 71-75.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Lysigonium is Lysigonium moniliforme (O.F.Müller) Link.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Melosira varians C.Agardh

Basionym
Melosira varians C.Agardh

Type information
Type locality: "Ad Carlsbad in fluvio Tepl." [Teplá River, Karlovy Vary, Bohemia, Czech Republic] (Agardh 1827: 628).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 29 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 08 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 September 2019.

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