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Coscinodiscus litos M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman

Publication details
Coscinodiscus litos M.H.Hohn & J.Hellerman 1966: 122, pl. I: fig. 2

Published in: Hohn, M.H. & Hellermann, J. (1966). New diatoms from the Lewes-Rehoboth Canal, Delaware and Chesapeake Bay area of Baltimore, Maryland. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 85: 115-130.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Lewes-Rehoboth Canal, Sussex Co., Delaware (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: table 1). Holotype: fig. 18: 1953; 6000 yards up the canal from outfall ditch of sewage of Lewes. ANSP slide GC44907 (Desianti, Potapova & Beals 2015: 98, table 1).

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Key references
Desianti, N., Potapova, M. & Beals, J. (2015). Examination of the type materials of diatoms described by Hohn and Hellerman from the Atlantic Coast of the USA. Diatom Research 30(2): 93-116.

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