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Coscinodiscus granii L.F.Gough

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Coscinodiscophycidae
Order Coscinodiscales
Family Coscinodiscaceae
Genus Coscinodiscus

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Coscinodiscus granii L.F.Gough
Robin Raine. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

 

Chrysymenia wrightii (Harvey) Yamada

Coscinodiscus granii L.F.Gough
© Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Coscinodiscus granii L.F.Gough 1905: 338, fig. 3b (as 'grani' )

Published in: Gough, L.F. (1905). Report on the plankton of the English Channel in 1903. In: Great Britian North Sea Fisheries investigation Committee. Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom - International Fishery Investigations. First Report on Fishery and Hydrographical Investigations in the North Sea and Adjacent Waters, 1902-1903. No. 2, Southern Area.. (Anon. Eds), pp. 325-377.

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.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [1]-493. Beijing: Science Press.

Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.

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.

Hoppenrath, M., Elbrächter, M. & Drebes, G. (2009). Marine phytoplankton Selected microphytoplankton species from the North Sea around Helgoland and Sylt. pp. [1]-264, figs 1-87. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Pankow, H. (1976). Algenflora der Ostsee. II. Plankton (einschliesslich benthischer Kieselalgen). pp. 1-493, 880 figs, 26 pls. Jena: Gustav Fischer.

Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. [2], 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 30 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Boalch, G.T. (1970). The typification of the diatom species Cosinodiscus concinnus Wm. Smith and Coscinodiscus granii Gough. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 51: 685-695.
Schulz, D. (1984). Das Schicksa; von Silicalemma und Plasmalemma während der Zellwandbildung bei Coscinodiscus granii Gough und Thalassiosira eccentrica. Ber. Deutch. Bot. Ges. 97: 411-419.
Taylor, N.J. (1985). Silica incorporation in the diatom Coscinodiscus granii as affected by light intensity. British Phycological Journal 20: 365-374, 3 figs, 5 tables.
Trampe, E., Hansen, P.J. & Kühl, M. (2015). A comparison of photosynthesis measurements by O2evolution, 14C assimilation, and variable chlorophyll fluorescence during light acclimatization of the diatom Coscinodiscus granii. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 30(2): 103-119.

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