Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum
Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Faye Bainbridge State Park, 1000x, d.b. Dr. Eduardo Firpo and Dr. Diane Winter, DIC
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Cocconeis scutellum var. scutellum Ehrenberg 1838
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).
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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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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. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 March 2019.