Coscinodiscus parvus A. 1909
Coscinodiscus parvus A.Henckel 1909: 53
Published in: Henckel, A.G. (1909). Novye vidy i raznovidnosti vkhodiashchie v sostav fitoplanktona Kaspiyskogo moria (Predvaritelnoe soobshchenie) [New species and varieties of the phytoplankton of the Caspian Sea (Preliminary communication)]. Scripta Botanica Horti Universitatis Imperialis Petropolitanae 26: 53-56.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), little, small, puny (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
While Henckel (1909: 53) indicated Coscinodiscus radiatus var. minuscula Grunow as basionym, he introduced a new epithet. - (12 Apr 2016) - M.D. Guiry
Combination also proposed by D.M. Harwood, 1988: 55. - (22 Jul 2016) - Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
This is a marine 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.
Harwood, D.M. (1988). Upper Cretaceous and lower Paleocene diatoms and silicoflagellate biostratigraphy of Seymour Island, Eastern Antarctic Peninsula. Mem. Geol. Soc. Amer. 169: 55-130, 24 fig., 6 tables.
Henckel, A.G. (1909). Materialy k fitoplanktonu Kaspiyskogo moria [Materials to the phytoplankton of the Caspian Sea]. Scripta Botanica Horti Universitatis Imperialis Petropolitanae 27: 1-246, 36 pls.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 July 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda 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.