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Melosira asiatica J.-J.Brun 1892

Publication details
Melosira asiatica J.-J.Brun in Schmidt 1892: pl. 179: fig. 6

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1892). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde. Series IV: Heft 45/46: pls 177-180. . Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
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Publication date: Nov 1892

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 Truania archangelskiana Pantocsek

Type information
Type locality: Sysran (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Brun; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: = Ananino (Sims & Crawford, 2007).

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

Nomenclatural notes
Seemingly originally first introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (ICN Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (9 Nov 2015) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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
Sims, P.A. & Crawford, R.M. (2007). The fossil diatom genus Truania Pantocsek and its relationship with Ellerbeckia Crawford. Diatom Research 22(1): 197-207.

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Verified by: 05 February 2019 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 25 September 2021.

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