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Melosira arenaria var. definita Østrup 1908

Publication details
Melosira arenaria var. definita Østrup 1908: 93, pl. 2: fig. 21

Published in: Østrup, E. (1908). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Diatomeenflora des Kossogolbeckens in der nordwestlichen Mongolei. Hedwigia 48: 74-100, 2 pls.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melosira is Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), in sandy places.

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Dorofeyuk, N. & Kulikovskiy, M. (2012). Diatoms of Mongolia. Biological resources and natual condiitons of Mongolia. Proceedings of Joint Russian-Mongolian Complex Biological Expedition. Vol. LIX. pp. [1]-367, incl. 4 pls. Moscow: Institute of Ecology and Evolition RAN.

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