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Melosira lyrata Ehrenberg 0

Publication details
Melosira lyrata Ehrenberg

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 Melosira distans var. lyrata (Ehrenberg) O.Müller

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lyrate.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 17 June 2003 by Mairead Murphy

Verified by: 14 September 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 18 September 2021.

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