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Melosira arctica var. krembsii I. Kaczmarska & R. Jahn 2006, p. 157; fig. 46-58
Published inKaczmarska, I. and Jahn, R. 2006 [ref. 012881]. Taxonomic appraisal of Melosira arctica Dickie and description of a new variety (Bacillariophyta). Botanica Marina 49(2):151-164, 58 figs., 1 table.
TypeHolotype: SEM-prep. No. B 400 040 258 (fig. 48) ex culture. Further original raw material from this culture is also deposited at the Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Germany: B 400 040 259 SEM, and B 400 040 260 LM Isotypes: CANA 79393; Zu6/01 (Hustedt collection, Bremenhaven)INA card not found. Click here to check this name in the INA website.
Type LocalityOff the Alaska coast in Chukchi Sea, from 10 cm long sea-ice core taken from the bottom segment of the sea-ice chunkLanguage of descriptionL, E
Collectorleg. Christopher Krembs, Feb. 2001 ( 71o20'N, 156o40'W)Assessment of record accuracylikely accurate