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Melosira aculeifera Sheshukova-Poretskaya 1964

Publication details
Melosira aculeifera Sheshukova-Poretskaya in Sheshukova-Poretskaya & Moiseyeva 1964: 93, pl. 1: figs 1-4

Published in: Sheshukova-Poretskaya, V.S. & Moiseyeva, A.I. (1964). Novie i interesnie presnovodnie diatomovie vodorovli iz neogena zapadnoi sibiri i dalnego vostoka [Diatomeae Aquae dulcis novae et curiosae e neogeno sibiriae occidentalis et orientis extremi]. Novosti Sistematiki Nizschikh Rastenii 1964: 92-103, 4 plates.

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 Aulacoseira aculeifera (Sheshukova-Poretskaya) Simonsen

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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
Simonsen, R. (1979). The diatom system: ideas on phylogeny. Bacillaria 2: 9-71.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 April 2021 by E.A. Molinari Novoa

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E.A. Molinari Novoa 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.

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