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Coscinodiscus volutus Baldauf

Publication details
Coscinodiscus volutus Baldauf 1982: 66; pl. 2, fig. 1-4; pl. 3, fig. 2

Published in: Baldauf, J.G. & Barron, J.A. (1982). Diatom biostratigraphy and paleoecology of the type section of the Luisian Stage, Central California. Micropaleontology 28, No. 1: 59-84.

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 Azpeitia vetustissima var. voluta (Baldauf) Sims

This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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.

Source of current name
Sims, P.A., Fryxell, G.A. & J.G.Baldauf (1989). Critical examination of the diatom genus Azpeitia: species useful as stratigraphic markers for the Oligocene and Miocene epochs. Micropaleontology 35(4): 293-307, 3 pl.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 28 July 2017 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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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 17 June 2019.

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