Melosira baileyi (H.L.Smith) Wolle 1890
Melosira baileyi (H.L.Smith) Wolle 1890: pl. 74: figs 9, 10
Published in: Wolle, F. (1890). Diatomaceae of North America, illustrated with twenty-three hundred figures from the author's drawings on one hundred and twelve plates. pp. [i]-xiii, -47, [errata], 112 pls. Bethlehem, Pennsylvania: Comenius Press.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ellerbeckia baileyi (H.L.Smith) R.M.Crawford & P.A,Sims
Cestodiscus baileyi H.L.Smith
Type locality: Lost River, Lower Klamath Lake, Oregon , U.S.A. (Crawford & Sims 2007: 22). Lectotype: BM 25628, England Finder 035/036 (Crawford & Sims 2007: 22, fig. 8).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Binomial also proposed by Meneghini, 1846, as Melosira (Pleurosira) baileyi. Atti R. Ist. Lett. ed Arti 5: 96, no fig. (INA) - (5 Apr 2019) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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
Crawford, R.A. & Sims, P.A. (2007). Ellerbeckia baileyi (H.L. Smith) Crawford & Sims comb. nov.: typification and frustule morphology of a rare freshwater fossil diatom. Diatom Research 22(1): 17-26, 22 figs.
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Verified by: 09 March 2018 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 25 September 2021.