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Coscinodiscus trioculatus F.J.R.Taylor 1966

Publication details
Coscinodiscus trioculatus F.J.R.Taylor 1966: 437, pl. 92 (5): fig. 43

Published in: Taylor, F.J.R. (1967 '1966'). Phytoplankton of the south western Indian Ocean. Nova Hedwigia 12: 433-476.

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 Minidiscus trioculatus (F.J.R.Taylor) Hasle

Type information
Type locality: in Oceano Indico, 39°55'S, 30°14'E (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

Nomenclatural notes
1967: 437 (INA). - (24 Mar 2021) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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.

Source of current name
Hasle, G.R. (1973). Thalassiosiraceae, a new diatom family. Norwegian Journal of Botany 20: 67-69.

Key references
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.

Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 23 March 2021 by G.M. Guiry

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G.M. 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 16 September 2021.

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