Melosira interrupta K.E.Lohman & G.W.Andrews 1968
Melosira interrupta K.E.Lohman & G.W.Andrews 1968: 11, pl. 1: figs 3-5
Published in: Lohman, K.E. & Andrews, G.W. (1968). Late Eocene nonmarine diatoms from the Beaver Divide Area, Fremont County, Wyoming. Geological Survey Professional Paper, Contributions to Paleontology 593E: E1-E26, 2 pls..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Aulacoseira interrupta (K.E.Lohman & G.W.Andrews) Simonsen
Wagon Bed Formation, Beaver Divide area, Fremont Co., Wyoming. Late Eocene
Described as a fossil.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), interrupted, not continued (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Simonsen, R. (1979). The diatom system: ideas on phylogeny. Bacillaria 2: 9-71.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 March 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry 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.