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Coscinodiscus oblongus Greville 1866: 4, pl. I: figs 9-10
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), oblong (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Barbadoes deposit, chiefly in Springfield estate: C. Johnson, L. Hardman, Greville (Silva 1996-to date).
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.
Lembi, C.A. & Waaland, J.R., Eds (1988). Algae and human affairs. pp. [i]-vii, -590. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Created: 22 September 2004 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 22 May 2018 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 20 February 2020.