Coscinodiscus australiensis Grunow 1884: 86, pl.IV(D): figs 31, 32
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thalassiosira australiensis (Grunow) G.R.Hasle
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a brackish species.
Type locality: Australia (Hasle & Lange 1989: 123). Type: W 2728 (Hasle & Lange 1989: 123). Notes: Type slide: W 2728, Australia, Norman Arnott S 807, Grunow's Bilder-Sammlung No. 8692.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Hasle, G.R. & Lange, C.B. (1989). Freshwater and brackish water Thalassiosira (Bacillariophyceae): taxa with tangentially undulated valves. Phycologia 28(1): 120-135.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 August 2016 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 26 June 2019.