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Eupodiscus sculptus W.Smith 1853

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Bacillariophytina
Class Mediophyceae
Subclass Thalassiosirophycidae
Order Eupodiscales
Family Eupodiscaceae
Genus Eupodiscus


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Eupodiscus sculptus W.Smith
1000x __Diam. 75 µm. 27 Jul 2012. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView.com).

Eupodiscus sculptus W.Smith
1000x __Diam. 75 µm. 05 Apr 2009. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

Eupodiscus sculptus W.Smith
1000x __Diam. 75 µm. 31 Mar 2011. Robert Lavigne . © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).


Cladophora uncinata Børgesen

Auliscus caelatus Bailey 1000x __Diam. 75 µm
© Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Eupodiscus sculptus W.Smith 1853: 25, pl. 4: fig. 42

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.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Eupodiscus is Eupodiscus radiatus Bailey.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Auliscus sculptus (W.Smith) Brightwell

Type information
Type locality: Poole Bay: W. Smith; Isle of Dogs: Roper (Index Nominum Algarum).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Verified by: 05 February 2013 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 22 October 2021.

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