Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen 1979

Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen

Current name: Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen
Manitoba, Canada; Lugol's, 1000x, DIC, Hedy Kling Algal Taxonomy and Ecology Inc. - 03 September 2009. Karl Bruun (

Publication Details
Aulacoseira granulata (Ehrenberg) Simonsen 1979: 58 (as 'Aulacosira')

Published in: Simonsen, R. (1979). The diatom system: ideas on phylogeny. Bacillaria 2: 9-71, 3 figs, 3 appendices.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Aulacoseira is Melosira crenulata (Ehrenberg) K├╝tzing.

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

Gaillonella granulata Ehrenberg

Type Information
Type locality: Brazil ? Newfoundland; (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), granulate (Stearn 1973).

General Environment
This is a freshwater species.

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

Last updated: 26 September 2023

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 26 September 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 25 February 2024

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