Coscinodiscus oculoides Karsten
Coscinodiscus oculoides Karsten 1905: 81, PL. 6, FIG. 3
Published in: Karsten, G. (1905). Das Phytoplankton des Antarktischen Meeres nach dem Material der deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition 1898-1899. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem Dampfer 'Valdivia' 1898-1899 II 2: 1-136, pls I-XIX, 1 map, many unnumbered distribution maps.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: W. of Kerguelen, 50-200 m (Silva 1996-to date).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Coscinodiscus oculoides Karsten)
South America: Argentina (Garibotti et al. 2011).
Antarctic and the subantarctic islands: Antarctica/Subantarctic Islands (Scott & Thomas 2005).
Source of current name
Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.
Created: 22 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 February 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 15 July 2019.