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Coscinodiscus divisus Grunow

Publication details
Coscinodiscus divisus Grunow 1884: 83, pl. 4d: fig. 16 (as 'Coscinodiscus (curvatulus var.?) divisus' )

Published in: Grunow, A. (1884). Die Diatomeen von Franz Josefs-Land. Denkschriften der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe, Wien 48: 53-112, pls I(A)-V(E).

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

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

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Actinocyclus divisus (Grunow) Hustedt 1958

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Actinocyclus cholnokyi VanLandingham 1967

Nomenclatural notes
CAS: "Name appears on p. 125. Unsure if it is validly published (i.e. described and accepted). Definitely validly published by Grunow 1884, p. 83; pl. 4(D), fig. 16 (ref. 000444) as Coscinodiscus (curvatulus var.?) divisus." - (23 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry

Taxonomic notes
See Actinocyclus divisus (Grunow) Hustedt 1958, nom illeg. [INA] - (23 Sep 2017) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Grunow, A. (1878). Algen und Diatomaceen aus dem Kaspischen Meere. In: Naturwissenschaftliche Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Kaukasusländer, auf Grund seiner Sammelbeute. (Schneider, O. Eds), pp. 98-132, pls 3, 4. Dresden: Dresden Burdach.

Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300.

Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

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