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Melosira distans var. helvetica Hustedt 1943

Publication details
Melosira distans var. helvetica Hustedt 1943: 137, figs 7, 8

Published in: Hustedt, F. (1943). Die Diatomeenflora einiger Hochgebirgsseen der Landschaft Davos in den schweizer Alpen. Internationale Revue der gesamten Hydrobiologie und Hydrographie 43: 124-197, 225-280.

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 Aulacoseira distans var. helvetica (Hustedt) Simonsen

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), distant (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Simonsen, R. (1987). Atlas and catalogue of the diatom types of Friedrich Hustedt. Vol. 1. Catalogue. Vol. 2. pls 1-395. Vol. 3. pls. 396-772. pp. 1-525, 772 pls. Berlin & Stuttgart: J. Cramer in der Gebrüder Borntraeger Velagsbuchhandlung .

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