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Coscinodiscus pyxidicula Kützing

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Coscinodiscophycidae
Order Coscinodiscales
Family Coscinodiscaceae
Genus Coscinodiscus

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Coscinodiscus pyxidicula Kützing
600x __Diam. 85 µm __Oamaru, N.Z.. 06 Oct 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView).

Coscinodiscus pyxidicula Kützing
600x __Diam. 85 µm __Oamaru, New Zealand. 06 Oct 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView).

 

Fucus endiviifolius Lightfoot

Pyxidicula coscinodiscus Ehrenberg 600x __Diam. 85 µm __Oamaru, N.Z.
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView)

Publication details
Coscinodiscus pyxidicula Kützing 1849: 126

Published in: Kützing, F.T. (1849). Species algarum. pp. [i]-vi, [1]-922. Lipsiae [Leipzig]: F.A. Brockhaus.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Craspedodiscus coscinodiscus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg

Basionym
Pyxidicula coscinodiscus Ehrenberg

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

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