Coccolithus carteri (Wallich) Kamptner 1941

Helicosphaera carteri (Wallich) Kamptner

Helicosphaera carteri (Wallich) KamptnerIrelandPauhla McGrane (

Publication Details
Coccolithus carteri (Wallich) Kamptner 1941: 93, 94, 111, 112, pl. 12, fig. 134, pl. 13, figs 135, 136

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Coccolithus is Coccolithus oceanicus E.H.L.Schwarz.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Helicosphaera carteri (Wallich) Kamptner.

Coccosphaera carterii Wallich

Type Information
Type locality: free-floating, Indian Ocean and Atlantic; (Index Nominum Algarum)

General Environment
This is a species.

Created: 17 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 18 November 2021

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E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 18 November 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 26 September 2022

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