Coscinodiscus faurii Gasse, nom. inval. 1975
Coscinodiscus faurii Gasse 1975: 24, pl. 32: figs 1, 2, nom. inval.
Published in: Gasse, F. (1975). L'évolution des lacs de l'Afar Central (Ethiopie et T.F.A.I.) du Plio-Pléistocene à l'Actuel. Reconstitution del paléomilieux lacustres à partir de l'étude des Diatomées. Volume II: Annexes. PhD dissertation. pp. 1-103, 28 tbls. : Université de Paris VI.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thalassiosira faurii (Gasse) Hasle
Type locality: Lakes of Central Afar, Ethiopia (Upper Pleistocene, Holocene) (Hasle 1978: 282).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Coscinodiscus faurii Gasse)
Africa: Ethiopia (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.
Created: 05 March 2010 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 21 May 2013 by G.M. Guiry
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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 24 October 2021.