155,837 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,968 images, 60,232 bibliographic items, 439,367 distributional records.

Minidiscus trioculatus (F.J.R.Taylor) Hasle

Publication details
Minidiscus trioculatus (F.J.R.Taylor) Hasle 1973: 67

Published in: Hasle, G.R. (1973). Thalassiosiraceae, a new diatom family. Norwegian Journal of Botany 20: 67-69.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Minidiscus.

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

Basionym
Coscinodiscus trioculatus F.J.R.Taylor

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Coscinodiscus trioculatus F.J.R.Taylor 1966

Distributional notes
According to Percopo et al. (2011: 253), this species is cosmopolitan and they cite several authors. - (29 Sep 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.

Garibotti, I.A., Ferrario, M.E., Almandoz, G.O. & Castaños, C. (2011). Seasonal diatom cycle in Anegada Bay, El Rincón estuarine system, Argentina. Diatom Research 26(2): 227-241.

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.

Jameson, I. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (2010). Planktonic diatoms. In: Algae of Australia. Phytoplankton of temperate waters. (Hallegraeff, G.M., Bolch, C.J.S., Hill, D.R.A., Jameson, I, LeRoi, J.-M., McMinn, A., Murray, S., de Salas, M.F. & Saunders, K. Eds), pp. 16-82. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS; CSIRO Publishing.

Kaczmarska, I., Beaton, M., Benoit, A.C. & Medlin, L.K. (2006). Molecular phylogeny of selected members of the order Thalassiosirales (Bacillariophyta) and evolution of the fultoportula. Journal of Phycology 42: 121-138.

Kaczmarska, Lovejoy, Potvin & MacGillivary (2009). Morphological and molecular characteristics of selected species of Minidiscus (Bacillariophyta, Thalassiosiraceae). European Journal of Phycology 44(4): 461-475.

Percopo, I., Siano, R., Cerino, F., Sarno, D. & Zingone, A. (2011). Phytoplankton diversity during the spring bloom in the northwestern Mediterranean Sea. Botanica Marina 54(3): 243-267.

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: 24 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1753 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=38458

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 19 July 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio