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Coscinodiscus fasciculatus O'Meara

Publication details
Coscinodiscus fasciculatus O'Meara 1867: 245, pl. VII [7]: fig. 1

Published in: O'Meara, E. (1867). On new forms of Diatomaceae from dredgings off the Arran Islands Co., Galway. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science, series 2 7: 245-247, pl. VII [7].
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), clustered, growing in bundles (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Arran Islands, Co. Galway" [Aran Islands, Co., galway, Ireland] (O'Meara 1867: 245).

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 June 2019.

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