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Melosira exspectata A.W.F.Schmidt 1892

Publication details
Melosira exspectata A.W.F.Schmidt 1892: pl. 177: figs 54-58

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1892). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde. Series IV: Heft 45/46: pls 177-180. . Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
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Publication date: Nov 1892

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Oamaru, New Zealand.

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lysigonium exspectatum (A.W.F.Schmidt) Kuntze 1898

Nomenclatural notes
As "expectata" in some works. Seemingly originally first introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (ICN Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (14 Sep 2021) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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