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Melosira crotonensis (Bailey) Wolle, nom. inval. 1890

Publication details
Melosira crotonensis (Bailey) Wolle 1890: expl. pl. LVII, fig. 6, nom. inval. (as 'Melosira crotonensis, Bail. = crenulata Kg.' )

Published in: Wolle, F. (1890). Diatomaceae of North America, illustrated with twenty-three hundred figures from the author's drawings on one hundred and twelve plates. pp. [i]-xiii, [15]-47, [errata], 112 pls. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania: Comenius Press.

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 Gaillonella crotonensis Bailey

Basionym
Gaillonella crotonensis Bailey

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

Taxonomic notes
Invalid: not accepted [INA] - (2 Apr 2017) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Created: 29 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 02 April 2017 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 27 September 2021.

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