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Coscinodiscus californicus O'Meara, nom. inval.

Publication details
Coscinodiscus californicus O'Meara in Rattray 1890: 543 [95], nom. inval.

Published in: Rattray, J. (1890). A revision of the genus Coscinodiscus Ehrb., and some allied genera. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 16: 449-692, pls I-III.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

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

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: no description, in synonymy, published by Rattray 1890 as "Coscinodiscus gigas var. californica". - (5 Oct 2011) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Verified by: 05 October 2011 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 27 June 2019.

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