Melosira fausta A.W.F.Schmidt 1892
Melosira fausta A.W.F.Schmidt 1892: pl. 177: fig. 3-10
Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1892). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde. Series IV: Heft 45/46: pls 177-180. . Leipzig: O.R. Reisland.
Publication date: Nov 1892
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Paralia fausta (A.W.F.Schmidt) Sims & Crawford
Type locality: U.S.A.: New Jersey: Atlantic City (Early or early Middle Miocene (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Grove; artesian well, 550' deep. (Index Nominum Algarum
Described as a fossil.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Sims, P.A. & Crawford, R.M. (2002). The morphology and taxonomy of the marine centric diatom genus Paralia. II. Paralia crenulata, P. fausta and the new species, P. hendeyi. Diatom Research 17(2): 363-382, 63 figs.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 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 25 September 2021.