Campylodiscus hodgsonii W.Smith 1853
Campylodiscus hodgsonii W.Smith 1853: 29, pl. 6: fig. 63
Published in: Smith, W. (1853). A synopsis of the British Diatomaceae; with remarks on their structure, function and distribution; and instructions for collecting and preserving specimens. The plates by Tuffen West. In two volumes. Vol. 1. pp. [i]-xxxiii, 1-89, pls I-XXXI. London: John van Voorst, Paternoster Row.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Campylodiscus is Campylodiscus clypeus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg ex Kützing.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Ipswich, England (Hendey 1964: 291). Type: BM 23198 (Hendey 1964: 291).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Campylodiscus hodgsonii W.Smith)
Europe: Adriatic Sea (Vilicic, Marasovic & Miokovic 2002), Britain (Hendey 1954, Hendey 1974, Hartley 1986, Sims 1996), France (Anon. 2017), Ireland (Adams 1908).
South-west Asia: India (Gupta & Das 2020).
Hendey, N.I. (1964). An introductory account of the smaller algae of British coastal waters. Part V: Bacillariophyceae (diatoms). pp. [i]-xxii, 1-317. London: Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food, Fishery Investigations. Her Majesty’s Stationery Office.
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.
Sims, P.A. (ed.) (1996). An atlas of British diatoms arranged by B. Hartley based on illustrations by H.G. Barber and J.R. Carter. pp. , 1-601, incl. 290 pls. Bristol: Biopress Ltd.
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M.D. 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 11 May 2021.