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Brachysira obesa H. Lange-Bertalot & G. Moser in in G. Moser, A. Steindorf & H. Lange-Bertalot 1995, p. 53; pl. 8, fig. 14-16
CommentsBased on Caloneis obesa Maillard 1978 (invalid fide Moser et al. 1998). Brachysira obesa is validly published by Moser et al. 1998 as the name of a new taxon. Maillard 1978, p. 158 (ref. 008536) is cited for a Latin diagnosis, and a type is designated.
Published inMoser, G., Steindorf, A. and Lange-Bertalot, H. 1995 [ref. 008613]. Neukaledonien Diatomeenflora einer Tropeninsel. Revision der collection Maillard und Untersuchung neuen materials. Bibliotheca Diatomologica 32:340 pp.
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CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsCaloneis obesa Maillard 1978