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Coscinodiscus convexus A.W.F.Schmidt 1878

Publication details
Coscinodiscus convexus A.W.F.Schmidt 1878: pl. 60: fig. 15

Published in: Schmidt, A.[W.F.] (1878). Atlas der Diatomaceen-kunde Series II: Heft 15: pls 57-60. . Aschersleben: Verlag von Ernst Schlegel.
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Publication date: 5 Oct 1978

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Barbados: Springfield.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Name also proposed by M. Peragallo, 1897: 220 (basionym Ethmodiscus convexus Castracane 1886), but was not accepted by the author and is thus invalid. - (17 Apr 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Peragallo, M. (1897). Le catalogue général des Diatomées. pp. i-xviii, 1-472. Clermont-Ferrant.

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