Craspedodiscus robustus ( ) Pelletan
Coscinodiscus robustus Greville 400x __Diam. 87 µm
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Craspedodiscus robustus (Greville) Pelletan 1889: 185
Published in: Pelletan, J. (1889). Les Diatomées. Histoire naturelle, préparation, classification et description des principales espèces. Part II. Journal de Micrographie 1889: i-viii, 1-364, pls 6-10, figs 266-463.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Endictya robustus (Greville) Hanna & Grant
Coscinodiscus robustus Greville
This is a fossil species seemingly without extant populations.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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: 17 May 2011 by Robert Lavigne
Verified by: 16 April 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 February 2020.