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Coscinodiscus hustedtii Müller-Melchers

Publication details
Coscinodiscus hustedtii Müller-Melchers 1953: 2, pl. I: figs 2-5

Published in: Müller-Melchers, F.C. (1953). New and little known diatoms from Uruguay and the south Atlantic coast. Comunicaciones Botanicas del Museo de Historia Natural de Montevideo 3(30): 1-11, 7 pls.

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

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Uruguay: from Atlantida to La Paloma (Silva 1996-to date).

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Key references
Gómez, F. (2008). Phytoplankton invasions: comments on the validity of categorizing the non-indigenous dinoflagellates and diatoms in European Seas. Marine Pollution Bulletin 56: 620-628.

Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 October 2019.

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