Aulacoseira islandica (O.Müller) Simonsen 1979
Aulacoseira islandica (O.Müller) Simonsen 1979: 60
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Melosira islandica O.Müller
Type locality: Lake Thingvallavatn (Southern Iceland); (Ulotseva & Likhoshway 2007: 211) Type: C; permanent slides (Ulotseva & Likhoshway 2007: 211, fig. 1) Notes: Collected on December 14, 1902, January 23, 1903 and March 31, 1903.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to Iceland (Stearn 1973).
This is a freshwater species.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 31 May 2023
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 31 May 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2023