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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Melosira
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Melosira nummuloides C. A. Agardh 1824 emend. Crawford 1975
Melosira
Genus recognized by EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9, Protists in Singapore, wikipedia DE, NCBI, Austria Species List, Australia Species List, Belgium Species List, Brazil Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, Czech Republic Species List, Denmark Species List, Ethiopia Species List, France Species List, Germany Species List, Guatemala Species List, Hungary Species List, Iceland Species List, India Species List, Iran Species List, Ireland Species List, Italy Species List, Kenya Species List, Maldives Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Norway Species List, Poland Species List, Portugal Species List, Romania Species List, Russia Species List, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, Switzerland Species List, The Netherlands Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, Paleobiology Database, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Global Biotic Interactions, Global Biotic Interactions, Balearic Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Indian Ocean Species List, Kara Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Norwegian Sea Species List, North Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Skagerrak Species List, White Sea Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List
Melosira C. A. Agardh 1824
Melosira C. Agardh
Genus recognized by Flora do Brasil

Alternative Names

Aulacoseira longispina (Hustedt) Simonsen 1979
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Melosira longispina var. longispina)
Aulacoseira nyassensis (Otto Müller) Simonsen 1979
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Melosira nyassensis var. nyassensis)
Aulacoseira subarctica var. longispina (Hustedt) A. Tuji & A. Houki 2004
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Melosira longispina var. longispina)
Gaillonella arctica (Dickie) Ehrenberg 1853
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Melosira arctica var. arctica)
Gaillonella italica Ehrenberg 1838
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira C.A.Agardh, 1824)
Gaillonella nummuloides Bory 1838
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gaillonella nummuloides var. hyperborea (Grunow) De Toni 1894
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Melosira nummuloides var. hyperborea Grunow ex Cleve & Moller, 1882)
Gaillonella sulcata Weisse 1854
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gaillonella varians Desmazieres
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Gaillonella varians Ehrenberg, 1836)
Gallionella arctica (Dickie) Ehrenberg
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Melosira arctica var. arctica)
Lysigonium crenulatum (Ehrenberg) Trevisan 1848
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Gaillonella crenulata var. crenulata)
Lysigonium sulcatum (Ehrenberg) Trevisan 1848
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Gaillonella sulcata Weisse, 1854)
Melosira ambigua (Grunow) O. F. Müller
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Melosira americana Kützing 1844
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira americana Hustedt)
Melosira arenosa Moore
Homotypic synonym according to GBIF classification
Melosira areolata A. I. Moissejeva 1971
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira areolata O.Müller, 1904)
Melosira argus O. Müll.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Melosira argus var. granulosa (Otto Müller)
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira argus O.Müll.)
Melosira biseriata (Ehrenberg) Schmidt 1892
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira C.A.Agardh, 1824)
Melosira borreri (O. F. Müller) A. Grunow
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira borreri Greville, 1833)
Melosira borreri var. moniliformis (O. F. Müller) Grunow 1878
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira borreri Greville, 1833)
Melosira coronaria M. Peragallo 1911
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira coronaria Mann, 1907)
Melosira crenulata Cleve & Möller
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira crenulata (Ehrenb.) Kütz.)
Melosira decussata var. ordinata Kützing 1844
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira decussata (Ehrenberg) Kützing)
Melosira distans (Ehrenb.) Kütz.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Melosira granulata (Ehrenb.) Ralfs
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Melosira granulata var. baikalensis (Wislouch)
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira granulata Otto Müller, 1904)
Melosira granulata var. helvetica (Otto Müller) Cleve-Euler 1911
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira granulata Otto Müller, 1904)
Melosira granulata var. nyassensis (Otto Muller & Otto Muller)
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira granulata Otto Müller, 1904)
Melosira guillaumini Manguin
Homotypic synonym according to GBIF classification
Melosira helvetica (O. F. Müller) Cleve-Euler 1911
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira helvetica Ailio, 1915)
Melosira hispida C. Janisch
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira hispida H.Peragallo, 1888)
Melosira hyalina Castracane 1886
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira hyalina K.E.Lohman, 1957)
Melosira hyalina Karsten 1905
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira hyalina K.E.Lohman, 1957)
Melosira hyalina Sypniewsky 1860
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira hyalina K.E.Lohman, 1957)
Melosira irregularis Pantocsek 1889
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira irregularis O.Müller)
Melosira islandica f. helvetica Otto Müller 1906
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira islandica Cleve-Euler, 1938)
Melosira islandica var. baicalensis Meyer 1916
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira islandica Cleve-Euler, 1938)
Melosira islandica var. helvetica (Otto Müller) Cleve-Euler 1951
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira islandica Cleve-Euler, 1938)
Melosira islandica var. helvetica (Otto Müller) Meister 1912
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira islandica Cleve-Euler, 1938)
Melosira italica (Ehrenb.) Kütz.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Melosira italica Hustedt 1942
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira italica (Ehrenb.) Kütz.)
Melosira italica Komarenko 1956
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira italica (Ehrenb.) Kütz.)
Melosira italica Otto Müller 1906
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira italica (Ehrenb.) Kütz.)
Melosira italica f. crenulata (Ehrenberg) Otto Müller 1906
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Gaillonella crenulata var. crenulata)
Melosira italica f. curvata (Ehr.) Mull.
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira italica (Ehrenb.) Kütz.)
Melosira italica var. crenulata (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1843
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Gaillonella crenulata var. crenulata)
Melosira japonica Pantocsek 1892
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira japonica F.Meister, 1913)
Melosira juergensii C. Agardh
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Melosira kamtschatica Grunow
Homotypic synonym according to GBIF classification
Melosira lirata (Ehrenberg) Kützing 1844
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira lirata Grunow, 1893)
Melosira mexicana Grunow
Homotypic synonym according to GBIF classification
Melosira neocaledonica Manguin 1962
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira neocaledonica Kociolek & Reviers, 1996)
Melosira nuda Hajós 1959
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira nuda K.E.Lohman, 1957)
Melosira nummuloides C. Agardh
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira nummuloides Greville, 1833)
Melosira nummuloides W. Smith
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira nummuloides Greville, 1833)
Melosira orichalcea var. crenulata
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Gaillonella crenulata var. crenulata)
Melosira pfaffiana Rabenhorst
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira pfaffiana Reinsch, 1867)
Melosira polymorpha f. crenulata (Ehrenberg) Bethge 1925
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Gaillonella crenulata var. crenulata)
Melosira polymorpha f. nyassensis (Otto Muller & Otto Muller) Bethge 1925
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Melosira nyassensis var. nyassensis)
Melosira polymorpha var. helvetica (Otto Müller) Bethge 1925
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Gaillonella italica Ehrenberg, 1838)
Melosira polymorpha var. herzogii (Lemmermann) Bethge 1925
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Melosira herzogii var. herzogii)
Melosira pseudo-granulata Cleve
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Melosira punctata (W. Smith) J. Dannf. 1882
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira punctata Grunow, 1893)
Melosira roeseana Rabenh.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Melosira setosa Greville 1866
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira setosa J.R.Carter, 1966)
Melosira siberica Skabichevskii 1963
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira siberica A.W.F.Schmidt, 1892)
Melosira sol var. subhyalina (Van Heurck)
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira sol Kützing, 1849)
Melosira solitoria Manguin
Homotypic synonym according to GBIF classification
Melosira spinosa Greville
Doubtful according to {resource_name} (Possible variant of Melosira spinosa Pantocsek, 1892)
Melosira striata Otto Müller 1904
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Melosira sulcata (Ehrenb.) Kütz.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Melosira tenuis Otto Muller
Homotypic synonym according to GBIF classification
Melosira varians var. moniliformis (Otto Müller) Playfair 1915
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as accepted taxon within Melosira varians C.Agardh)
Orthosira arenaria W. Sm.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Orthosira sulcata (Ehrenberg) O'Meara 1875
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as synonym of Gaillonella sulcata Weisse, 1854)
? crenulata Ehrenberg
Homotypic synonym according to {resource_name} (Originally found in sources as doubtful taxon within Melosiraceae)

Common Names

Japanese

メロシーラ preferred

Curated hierarchies for Melosira

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
SAR (Stramenopiles, Alveolates, Rhizaria)
Stramenopiles
Diatomea
Coscinodiscophytina
Coscinodiscanae
Melosirales
Melosiraceae
Melosira (this page)

GBIF classification

Chromista
Ochrophyta
Bacillariophyceae
Melosirales
Melosiraceae
Melosira (this page)

GBIF classification

Chromista
Ochrophyta
Bacillariophyceae
Melosirales
Melosiraceae
Melosira
726 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.