Campylodiscus ambiguus 1860
Campylodiscus ambiguus Greville 1860: 31, pl. 1: fig. 5
Published in: Greville, R.K. (1860). On Campylodiscus etc. Transactions of the Microscopical Society of London, New Series 8: 29-32, pl. 1.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Campylodiscus is Campylodiscus clypeus (Ehrenberg) Ehrenberg ex Kützing.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Coronia ambigua (Greville) Ruck & Guiry
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), doubtful, uncertain (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Campylodiscus ambiguus Greville)
North America: Mexico (López-Fuerte & Siqueiros-Beltrones 2016).
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Guam (Lobban & al. 2012).
Source of current name
Ruck, E. & Guiry, M.D. (2016). Validation of the diatom genus name Coronia (Surirellaceae, Bacillariophyta). Notulae Algarum 11: 1-3.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 October 2016 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 07 May 2021.