Coccolithus pelagicus (Wallich) J.Schiller 1930

Coccolithus pelagicus (Wallich) J.Schiller

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Publication Details
Coccolithus pelagicus (Wallich) J.Schiller 1930: 246, fig. 123a-d

Published in: Schiller, J. (1930). Coccolithineae. In: Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz. Bd 2. Aufl. X. Band, 2. Abt.. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds), pp. 89-267. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft .

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Coccolithus is Coccolithus oceanicus E.H.L.Schwarz.

Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Coccosphaera pelagica Wallich

Type Information
free-floating, Indian Ocean and North Atlantic; and (dead) in North Atlantic muds; (Index Nominum Algarum)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 29 August 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald.

Last updated: 17 November 2021

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 November 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 11 August 2022

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