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Coscinodiscus rotulus (A.F.Meunier) A.Cleve 1951

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Coscinodiscophycidae
Order Coscinodiscales
Family Coscinodiscaceae
Genus Coscinodiscus


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Coscinodiscus rotulus (A.F.Meunier) A.Cleve
Chimicum, Washington, USA; Marina dock, 1000x, DIC. 02 Aug 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Coscinodiscus rotulus (A.F.Meunier) A.Cleve
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Point White, 400x, DIC. 09 Apr 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Coscinodiscus rotulus (A.F.Meunier) A.Cleve
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Point White, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 01 Mar 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Coscinodiscus rotulus (A.F.Meunier) A.Cleve
Spring conditions.. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).


Halimeda cuneata f. undulata E.S.Barton

Thalassiosira rotula Meunier Spring conditions.
© Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Coscinodiscus rotulus (A.F.Meunier) A.Cleve 1951: 74

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 gravida Cleve

Thalassiosira rotula Meunier

Type information
Barents Sea; Kara Sea (Index Nominum Algarum).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 24 April 2013 by G.M. Guiry

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Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
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 27 September 2021.

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