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Melosira granulata var. islandica (O.Müller) H.Okuno 1958

Publication details
Melosira granulata var. islandica (O.Müller) H.Okuno 1958: 194

Published in: Okuno, H. (1958). Diatomaceous earth in Setana-cho, Hokkaido. II. Journal of Japanese Botany 33: 193-198.

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 islandica (O.Müller) Simonsen

Basionym
Melosira islandica O.Müller

Type information
Type locality: Lake Thingvallavatn (Southern Iceland) (Ulotseva & Likhoshway 2007: 211). Type: C permanent slides (Ulotseva & Likhoshway 2007: 211, fig. 1). Notes: Collected on December 14, 1902, January 23, 1903 and March 31, 1903.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), granulate (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 07 July 2013 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 27 September 2021.

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