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Coscinodiscus polymorphus Strelnikova 1974

Publication details
Coscinodiscus polymorphus Strelnikova 1974: 65, pl. III [3]: figs 8-17

Published in: Strelnikova, N.I. (1974). The diatoms of the Late Cretaceous of Western Siberia (Diatomei Pozdnego Mela). pp. 1-203. Moscow: Academy of Sciences of USSR.

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 Veniaminia polymorpha (Strelnikova) Strelnikova

Described as a fossil.

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Strelnikova, N.I. (1997). Novy rod Veniaminia (Bacillariophyta) iz melovich otlozeny Zapadnoy Sibiri. [A new genus Veniaminia (Bacillariophyta) from Cretaceous deposits of western Siberia] . Botanicheskii Zhurnal 82: 104-106, 2 pls.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

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