Coscinodiscus stellaris var. symbolophorus ( ) Jørgensen
Coscinodiscus symbolophorus Grunow 400x __Diam. 83 µm
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Coscinodiscus stellaris var. symbolophorus (Grunow) Jørgensen 1905: 196
Published in: Jørgensen, E.G. (1905). Diatoms in bottom samples from Lofoten and Vesteraalen. In: Hydrographical and Biological Investigations in Norwegian Fiords. (Nordgaard, O. Eds), pp. 95-225. Bergen: Bergens Museum Skrift, John Grieg.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Stellarima microtrias (Ehrenberg) G.R.Hasle & P.A.Sims
Coscinodiscus symbolophorus Grunow
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), stellate, with narrow divisions radiating from the center like the rays of a star (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 June 2019.