Coscinodiscus hustedtii Müller Melchers 1953

Publication Details
Coscinodiscus hustedtii Müller Melchers 1953: 2, pl. 1: figs. 2-5 (as 'Hustedill.')

Published in: Müller Melchers, F.C. (1953). New and little known diatoms from Uruguay and the South Atlantic coast. Comunicaciones botánicas del Museo nacional de historia natural 3(30): 1-11, 7 plates.

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Publication date: June 1954

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 Thalassiosira hendeyi Hasle & G.Fryxell.

Type Information
Type locality: Uruguay: from Atlantida to La Paloma; (Index Nominum Algarum)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 29 March 2021

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 29 March 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 13 August 2022

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