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Orthosira arenaria (Moore ex Ralfs) W. Smith 1856, p. 59; pl. 52, fig. 334
BasionymMelosira arenaria Moore ex Ralfs 1843
Published inSmith, W. 1856 [ref. 001007]. Synopsis of British Diatomaceae. John Van Voorst, London 1856. 2:107 pp., pls. 32-60, 61-62, A-E.
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Type LocalityLanguage of descriptionE
CollectorAssessment of record accuracylikely accurate
List of nomenclatural synonymsGaillonella (Gallionella) arenaria (Moore) Pelletan 1889
Melosira arenaria Moore ex Ralfs 1843
Lysigonium arenarium (Moore ex Ralfs) Trevisan 1848
Ellerbeckia arenaria (Moore ex Ralfs) Crawford 1988
Paralia arenaria (Moore) Moiseeva 1986
Ellerbeckia arenaria (Moore ex Ralfs) R. Crawford in Schmidt & Crawford 2001