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Melosira japonica Pantocsek 1892

Publication details
Melosira japonica Pantocsek 1892: 62 (1905), pl. 4: fig. 63; pl. 8: fig. 137 (1892)

Published in: Pantocsek, J. (1892). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Fossilen Bacillarien Ungarns. Teil III: Süsswasser Bacillarien. Anhang-analysen 15 neuer Depots von Bulgarien, Japan, Mahern, Russland und Ungarn. pp. pls 1-42. Nagytapolcsány Topo: Buchdrucherei von Julius Platzko.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Melosira is Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh.

Type information
Japan: Jesso, Sentenai (freshw. Tertiary).

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Lysigonium japonicum (Pantocsek) Kuntze 1898

Nomenclatural notes
Description in Pantocsek 1905, p. 62. (See CAS Diatom Collection) - (18 Feb 2019) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Pantocsek, J. (1905). Beiträge zur Kenntnis der fossilen Bacillarien Ungarns. Teil 3, Beschreibung neuer Bacillarien. pp. 1-118, pls. 1-42. Pozony: Buchdruckerei C.F. Wigand.

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Verified by: 18 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 18 September 2021.

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