Coccolithus oceanicus (Kamptner) Kamptner, nom. illeg.
Coccolithus oceanicus (Kamptner) Kamptner 1955: 60, nom. illeg.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gephyrocapsa oceanica Kamptner
Gephyrocapsa oceanica Kamptner
no locality cited [several possibilities...] (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the ocean (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate Coccolithus oceanicus E.H.L.Schwartz, 1894. - (23 Sep 2014) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Created: 23 September 2014 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 September 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Braarud, T., Bramlette, M.N., Deflandre, G., Kamptner, E., Loeblich, A.R. Jr., Martini, E. & Tappan, H. 1964 (1964). Rhabdosphaera Haeckel, 1894 (Coccolithophorida): proposed validation under the plenary powers and designation of a lectotype for Coccolithus oceanicus Schwarz, 1894. Z.N.(S.) 1658. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature 21: 397-400.
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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 22 May 2019.