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Melosira hispida H.Peragallo 1888

Publication details
Melosira hispida H.Peragallo 1888: 87; pl. II: fig. 16

Published in: Peragallo, H. (1888). Diatomées du Midi de la France. Diatomées de la Baie de Villefranche (Alpes Maritimes). Bulletin de la Société Histoire Naturelle de Toulouse 22: 5-100, pls 1-6, 2 tables.

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

Type information
Baie de Villefranche.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), hispid, covered with coarse rigid erect hairs or bristles harsh to the touch [or seeming so] (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lysigonium hispidum (H.Peragallo) Kuntze 1898

General environment
This is a marine 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: 16 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 28 September 2021.

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