Coscinodiscus crenulatus , nom. illeg.
Coscinodiscus crenulatus Grunow 1884: 83, pl. 4: fig. 17, nom. illeg.
Published in: Grunow, A. (1884). Die Diatomeen von Franz Josefs-Land. Denkschriften der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe, Wien 48: 53-112, pls I(A)-V(E).
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Azpeitia neocrenulata (VanLandingham) Fryxell & T.P.Watkins
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crenulate, having small rounded teeth (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Coscinodiscus crenulatus Castracane 1871; replacement name: Coscinodiscus neocrenulatus VanLandingham, 1968. - (23 Mar 2016) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Hasle, G.R. & Syvertsen, E.E. (1996). Marine diatoms. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 5-385. San Diego: Academic Press.
Created: 26 April 2003 by Mairead Murphy
Verified by: 23 March 2016 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 February 2020.