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Coscinodiscus lacustris var. pelagicus A.Cleve 1937

Publication details
Coscinodiscus lacustris var. pelagicus A.Cleve 1937: 43, fig.9

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thalassiosira hyperborea var. pelagica (A.Cleve) G.R.Hasle

Type information
Type locality: Oresund between Sweden and Denmark (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: L.G. Sjöstedt; 1931/1932; (Index Nominum Algarum Notes: Neotype: IMBB 95, clone F-9 (EES),Fölisöfjäed, Gulf of Finland, 8 May 1980 (Hasle & Lange, 1989: 129).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), inhabiting lakes (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a brackish species.

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.

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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 September 2021.

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