Coccolithus oceanicus E.H.L.Schwarz 1894
Coccolithus oceanicus E.H.L.Schwarz 1894: 346, figs 1-26
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Coccolithus.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the ocean (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 02 March 2005 by G.M. Guiry.
Last updated: 23 September 2014
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 23 September 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 October 2022