Coccolithus fragilis (Lohmann) Schiller 1930
Coccolithus fragilis (Lohmann) Schiller 1930: 243-245, figs 43, 120
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Oolithotus fragilis (Lohmann) Martini & C.Müller
Coccolithophora fragilis Lohmann
Type locality: Atlantic Ocean, S. of St. Paul (0-100 m) (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), fragile (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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.
Source of current name
Heimdal, B.R. (1996). Modern coccolithophorids. In: Identifying marine phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 731-834. San Diego: Academic Press.
Created: 17 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 September 2021.