Melosira discigera C. 1824
Melosira discigera C.Agardh 1824: 8
Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, -312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].
Publication date: probably September 1824
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), bearing a disk.
Introduced as a new name for Conferva nummuloides Dillwyn; priority for Melosira nummuloides C. Agardh (1824: 8). - (14 Jan 2019) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 February 2019 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 18 September 2021.