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Melosira cornuta Tempère & J.-J.Brun 1889

Publication details
Melosira cornuta Tempère & J.-J.Brun in J.-J.Brun & Tempère 1889: 40; pl. VII: fig. 16

Published in: Brun, J. & Tempère, J. (1889). Diatomées fossiles du Japon. Espèces marines et nouvelles des calcaires argileux de Sendaï et de Yedo. Mémoires de la Société de Physique et d'Histoire Naturelle de Genève 30(9): 1-75, pls 1-9.

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

Type information
Japan: Yedo, Sendai (fossil).

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horned.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lysigonium cornutum (Tempère & J.-J.Brun) Kuntze 1898

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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 08 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 28 September 2021.

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