Zygoceros pelagicum Cleve
Cerataulina pelagica (Cleve) Hendey The cell has two blunt projections on each valve, situated near the margin. The cell is twisted about its axis, resulting in an alternating position of the processes (and at each linkage in a chain).
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Zygoceros pelagicum Cleve 1889: 54
Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1889). Pelagisk Diatomeer från Kattegat. In: Det Videnskabelige Udbytte af Kanonbaaden "Hauchs" Togter i de Danske Have Indefor Skagen, I. Aarene 1883-86. (Petersen, C.G.J. Eds), pp. 53-56. Kjøbenhavn: Andr. Fred. Høst & Sons Forlag.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cerataulina pelagica (Cleve) Hendey
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hendey, N.I. (1937). The plankton diatoms of the Southern Seas. Discovery Reports 16: 151-364, pls VI-XIII.
Created: 23 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 August 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 21 October 2019.