Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh 1824

Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh

Current name: Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh
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Publication Details
Melosira nummuloides C.Agardh 1824: 8

Published in: Agardh, C.A. (1824). Systema algarum. pp. [i]-xxxvii, [1]-312. Lundae [Lund]: Literis Berlingianis [Berling].

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Publication date: probably September 1824

Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Melosira.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type Information
Type locality: "In submarinis Fioniae, Frisiae." [Denmark]; (Agardh 1824: 8800) Notes: Type: LD?

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 28 July 2023

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