Coscinodiscus reniformis Castracane
Coscinodiscus reniformis Castracane 1886: 160, pl. XII : fig. 12
Published in: Castracane, [C.A.] F. (1886). Report on the Diatomaceae collected by H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. In: Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-76. Botany - Vol. II. (Murray, J. Eds), pp. 1-178.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), kidney-shaped (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. -493. Beijing: Science Press.
Lozano-Duque, Y., Vidal, L.A. & Navas S, G.R. (2011). Listado de Diatomeas (Bacillariophyta) registradas para el Mar Caribe Colombiano. Boletin de Investigaciones Marinas y Costeras 39(1): 83-116.
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