Coscinodiscus leptopus Grunow 1883
Coscinodiscus leptopus Grunow 1883: pl. 131: figs 5, 6 (as 'Coscinodiscus (lineatus var.?) leptopus')
Published in: Van Heurck, H. (1882). Synopsis des Diatomées de Belgique. Atlas. pp. pls LXXVIII-CXXXII [78-132 and supplementary pls 22 bis, 82bis, 83bis, 83ter, 95bis], tables genres. Anvers: Ducaju et Cie.
Publication date: April-May
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thalassiosira leptopus (Grunow) Hasle & G.Fryxell.
This is a marine species.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 04 May 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 May 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 March 2023