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Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Bacillariophyceae
Subclass Bacillariophycidae
Order Cocconeidales
Family Cocconeidaceae
Genus Cocconeis

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Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Faye Bainbridge State Park, 1000x, d.b. Dr. Eduardo Firpo and Dr. Diane Winter, DIC. 02 Nov 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Faye Bainbridge State Park, 1000x, d.b. Dr. Eduardo Firpo and Dr. Diane Winter, DIC. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Faye Bainbridge State Park, 1000x, d.b. Dr. Eduardo Firpo and Dr. Diane Winter, DIC. 02 Nov 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Faye Bainbridge State Park, 1000x, d.b. Dr. Eduardo Firpo and Dr. Diane Winter, DIC. 19 Oct 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, d.b. Dr. Eduardo Firpo and Dr. Diane Winter, DIC. 20 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Faye Bainbridge State Park, 1000x, d.b. Dr. Eduardo Firpo and Dr. Diane Winter, DIC. 05 Apr 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Faye Bainbridge State Park, 400x, d.b. Dr. Eduardo Firpo and Dr. Diane Winter, DIC. 05 Apr 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

Laminaria intermedia f. cucullata (Le Jolis) Foslie

Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Faye Bainbridge State Park, 400x, d.b. Dr. Eduardo Firpo and Dr. Diane Winter, DIC
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg 1838

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cocconeis is Cocconeis scutellum Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), diminutive of scutum, a shield; literally, little shield (Brown 1956).

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

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

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Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 September 2004 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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De Stefano, M., Romero, O.E. & Totti, C. (2008). A comparitive study of Cocconeis scutellum Ehrenberg and its varieties (Bacillariophyta). Botanica Marina 51: 506-536.
Mizuno, M. & Okuda, K. (1985). Seasonal change in the distribution of cell size of Cocconeis scutellum var ornata (Bacillariophyceae) in relation to growth and sexual reproduction. Journal of Phycology 21: 547-553, 8 figs, 1 table.
Mizuno, M. (1987). Morphological variation of the attached diatom Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum (Bacillariophyceae). Journal of Phycology 23: 591-597, 9 figs, 6 tables.
Zupo, V., Patalano, C. & Messina, P. (2011). Culture conditions influence the growth dynamics and the production of Cocconeis scutellum (Bacillariophyta). Journal of Phycology 47(6): 1433-1444.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 November 2018.

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