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Cocconeis scutellum var. ampliata Grunow 1880

Publication details
Cocconeis scutellum var. ampliata Grunow 1880

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Cocconeis is Cocconeis scutellum Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cocconeis scutellum Ehrenberg

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), diminutive of scutum, a shield; literally, little shield (Brown 1946).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Mölder, K. & Tynni, R. (1972). Über Finnlands rezente und subfossile Diatomeen IV. Bulletin of the Geological Society of Finland 44(2): 141-149, 13 figures, 5 plates.

Key references
Hendey, N.I. (1974). A revised check-list of the British marine diatoms. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 54: 277-300, no figs.

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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 28 September 2021.

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