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Cymatodiscus planetophorus (F.Meister) Hendey 1958

Publication details
Cymatodiscus planetophorus (F.Meister) Hendey 1958: 42, pl. 5: fig. 8

Published in: Hendey, N.I. (1958). Marine diatoms from some West African ports. Journal of the Royal Microscopical Society, Series 3 77(1): 28-85, 6 pls.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Cymatodiscus.

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

Basionym
Coscinodiscus planetophorus F.Meister

Type information
Type locality: Cochinchina: Saigon-River (Index Nominum Algarum).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Coscinodiscus planetophorus F.Meister 1932

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Guo Yujie [Kuo, Y.C., Guo, Y.C.] (2003). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum. Tomus V. Bacillariophyta No. I. Centricae. pp. [1]-493. Beijing: Science Press.

Mandal, M., Zelazna-Wieczorek, J. & Sarkar, N.S. (2020). New diatom taxa for the Indian Sundarbans found in short sediment cores. Diatom Research 35(1): [1-18] 17-35.

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