Discosphaera thomsonii Ostenfeld 1899
Discosphaera thomsonii Ostenfeld 1899: 436, pl. 3: fig. 4 (as 'thomsoni')
Published in: Ostenfeld, C.H. (1900 '1899'). Plankton. In: Iagttagelsen over overfladevandets temperatur, saltholdighed og plankton paa islandske og grønlandske skibsrouter i 1899. (Knudsen, M. & Ostenfeld, C. Eds), pp. 45-93. Copenhagen: Bianco Lunos Kgl. Hof-Bogtrykkeri.
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Discosphaera.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Discosphaera tubifera (G.Murray & V.H.Blackman) Ostenfeld.
This is a marine species.
Created: 03 September 2003 by Elizabeth Moran.
Last updated: 24 June 2023
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 24 June 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2023