Melosira distans var. scalaris (Grunow) O.Müller 1898
Melosira distans var. scalaris (Grunow) O.Müller 1898: 55
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aulacoseira scalaris (Grunow) Houk, Klee & Passauer.
Melosira scalaris Grunow
Type locality: Oregon; (Terada, Yamamoto & Muraoka 1999) Lectotype (fide V. Houk, R. Klee & U.Passauer) : W; Grunow coll. slide 2046d (Index Nominum Algarum)
Described as a fossil.
Origin of Species Name
Participle B (Latin), distant (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 21 November 2017
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 21 November 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 10 August 2022