Coscinodiscus radiatus var. borealis (Ehrenberg) Grunow 400x __Sp. diam. : 70 µm
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com)
Coscinodiscus borealis Ehrenberg 1861: 294
Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1861). Über die Tiefgrunde-Verhältnisse des Oceans am Eingange der Davisstrafse und bei Island. Monatsbericht der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1861: 275-315, 1 map.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Coscinodiscus radiatus var. borealis (Ehrenberg) Grunow
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), north, northern (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Coscinodiscus borealis Ehrenberg)
Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).
Created: 20 September 2002 by Fabio Rindi
Verified by: 21 January 2012 by Robert Lavigne
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Robert Lavigne in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 July 2019.