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Coscinodiscus bioculatus Grunow 1884

Publication details
Coscinodiscus bioculatus Grunow 1884: 107

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Shionodiscus bioculatus (Grunow) Alverson, Kang & Theriot

Type information
Type locality: Russian: Cape Wankarema, Kara Sea (northern Siberia) (Index Nominum Algarum).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

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

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.

Key references
Ferrario, M.E., Almandoz, G.O., Cefarelli. A.O., Beszteri, B., Akselman, R., Fabro, E. & Cembella, A. (2018). Shionodiscus gaarderae sp. nov. (Thalassiosirales, Thalassiosiraceae), a bloom-producing diatom from the southwestern Atlantic Ocean, and emendation of Shionodiscus bioculatus var. bioculatus. Diatom Research 33(1): 25-37.

Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

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