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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).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 September 2021.

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