Coscinodiscus kuetzingii A.W.F.Schmidt
Coscinodiscus kuetzingii A.W.F.Schmidt 1878: pl. 57: figs. 17, 18 (as 'kützingii' )
Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1878). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde Series II: Heft 15: pls 57-60. . Aschersleben: Verlag von Ernst Schlegel.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Actinocyclus kuetzingii (A.W.F.Schmidt) Simonsen
Origin of species name
(Latinised), Named for Friedrich Traugott Kützing (1807-1893), German Phycologist.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Seemingly originally first introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (Melbourne Code; see ICN Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). Name corrected in accordance with Art. 60. - (21 Sep 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Simonsen, R. (1975). On the pseudonodulus of the centric diatoms, or Hemidiscaceae reconsidered. In: R. Simonsen (Ed.), Proceedings of the Third Symposium on Recent and Fossil Marine Diatoms, Kiel, September 9-13, 1974. Beihefte zur Nova Hedwigia 53: 83-98.
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.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 June 2019.