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Coscinodiscus robustus Greville

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

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Coscinodiscus robustus Greville
400x __Diam. 87 µm. 17 May 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

Coscinodiscus robustus Greville
400x __Diam. 87 µm. 16 May 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

 

Penicillus longiarticulatus P.Crouan & H.Crouan

Craspedodiscus robustus (Greville) Pelletan 400x __Diam. 87 µm
© Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Coscinodiscus robustus Greville 1866: 3; pl. 1: fig. 8

Published in: Greville, R.K. (1866). Descriptions of new and rare Diatoms. Series XVIII. Transactions of the Microscopical Society, New Series, London 14: 1-9, pls I, II.

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 Endictya robustus (Greville) Hanna & Grant

Fossil
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Monterey deposit.

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Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 16 April 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 May 2019.

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