Coscinodiscus radiatus var. oculus-iridis
Coscinodiscus radiatus var. oculus-iridis Ehrenberg 600x __Diam. 192 µm __Oamaru, N.Z.
© Robert Lavigne (MicroscopyView)
Coscinodiscus radiatus var. oculus-iridis Ehrenberg 1840: 67 (147)
Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1840). Über noch zahlreich jetzt lebende Thierarten der Kreidebildung und den Organismus der Polythalamien Preprint of Abhandlung der Könglichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin aus dem Jahre 1839  with different pagination. pp. 1-94, 4 pls. Berlin.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Coscinodiscus oculus-iridis (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), radiate.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 22 June 2005 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2011 by Robert Lavigne
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Robert Lavigne in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2020.