Aulacodiscus argus (Ehrenberg) A.W.F.Schmidt 1886
Aulacodiscus argus (Ehrenberg) A.W.F.Schmidt
400x _Diam. 118 µm - 15 August 2011. Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com)
Aulacodiscus argus (Ehrenberg) A.W.F.Schmidt 1886: pl. 107: fig. 4
Publication date: 1 Nov 1886
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Tripodiscus argus Ehrenberg
Type locality: lebend bei Cuxhavem im Nordseewasser; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latinised), Latinised form of the Greek, argos, white; the hundred-eyed keeper of Io, killed by Mercury at the command of Jupiter (Smith & Lockwood 1933).
This is a marine species.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 21 August 2020
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 21 August 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 September 2023