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Coscinodiscus radiatus var. asteromphalus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Phylum Bacillariophyta
Subphylum Coscinodiscophytina
Class Coscinodiscophyceae
Subclass Coscinodiscophycidae
Order Coscinodiscales
Family Coscinodiscaceae
Genus Coscinodiscus

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Coscinodiscus radiatus var. asteromphalus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
FOV: 225 µm__Sp. diam. : 322 µm. 04 Apr 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

Coscinodiscus radiatus var. asteromphalus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
100x__Diam. 322 µm. 04 Apr 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

Coscinodiscus radiatus var. asteromphalus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
FOV: 60 µm__Sp. diam. : 322 µm. 04 Apr 2011. Robert Lavigne. © Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com).

 

Gelidium papenfussii N.H.Loomis

Coscinodiscus asteromphalus Ehrenberg 100x__Diam. 322 µm
© Robert Lavigne. (MicroscopyView.com)

Publication details
Coscinodiscus radiatus var. asteromphalus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg 1854: pl. 18, fig. 45

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1854). Die systematische charakteristik der neuen mikroskopischen organismen des tiefen atlantischen Oceans für den monatsbericht zum druck zy übergeben. Bericht über die Zur Bekanntmachung Geeigneten Verhandlungen Der Königl. Preuss. Akademie Der Wissenschaften Zu Berlin 1854: 236-250, 1 table.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Coscinodiscus asteromphalus Ehrenberg

Basionym
Coscinodiscus asteromphalus Ehrenberg

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), radiate.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
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
Scott, F.J. & Thomas, D.P. (2005). Diatoms. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 13-201. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

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Verified by: 16 August 2010 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 November 2019.

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