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Melosira arcuata Pantocsek

Publication details
Melosira arcuata Pantocsek 1892: pl. 9, fig. 157; p. 59 (1905)

Published in: Pantocsek, J. (1892). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Fossilen Bacillarien Ungarns. Teil III: Süsswasser Bacillarien. Anhang-analysen 15 neuer Depots von Bulgarien, Japan, Mahern, Russland und Ungarn. pp. pls 1-42. Nagytapolcsány Topo: Buchdrucherei von Julius Platzko.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melosira is Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh.

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), curved, like a bow (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lysigonium arcuatum (Pantocsek) Kuntze 1898

Nomenclatural notes
Description in Pantocsek 1905, p. 59. (See CAS Diatom Collection) - (4 Feb 2019) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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.

Key references
Pantocsek, J. (1905). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der fossilen Bacillarien Ungarns. Teil 3, Beschreibung neuer Bacillarien. pp. 1-118, pls. 1-42. Pozony: Buchdruckerei C.F. Wigand.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 04 February 2019 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 October 2019.

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