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Coscinodiscus rudolfii H.Bachmann 1939

Publication details
Coscinodiscus rudolfii H.Bachmann 1939: 135, fig. 7 (as 'Rudolfi' )

Published in: Bachmann, H. (1939). Mission scientifique de l'Omo. Beiträge zur Kenntnis des Phytoplanktons ostafrikanischer Seen. Zeitschrift für Hydrologie 8: 119-140, 10 figures.
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Publication date: 1939

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 rudolfii (H.Bachmann) Hasle

Type information
Type locality: Lake Rudolf, Kenya (Hasle 1978: 279).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Coscinodiscus rudolfii H.Bachmann)
Africa: Kenya (Hasle 1978).

Source of current name
Hasle, G.R. (1978). Some freshwater and brackish water species of the diatom genus Thalassiosira Cleve. Phycologia 17(3): 263-292, 71 figs, 2 tables.

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 October 2021.

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