Coscinodiscus antiquus 1884
Coscinodiscus antiquus Grunow 1884: 84, pl. IV(D): fig. 24
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thalassiosira antiqua (Grunow) Proshkina-Lavrenko
Type locality: Denmark: Mors Island, Jutland (Paleocene) (Index Nominum Algarum).
Described as a fossil.
Coscinodiscus antiquus var. genuinus Cleve-Euler 1951
[as Coscinodiscus (excentricus var.?) antiquus] (INA). - (15 May 2018) - Wendy Guiry
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Coscinodiscus antiquus Grunow)
Europe: Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).
Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 15 May 2018 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2021.