Zygoceros cristatus ( ) F.Schütt 1896
Zygoceros cristatus (Grunow) F.Schütt 1896: 54
Published in: Schütt, F. (1896). Peridiniales (Peridineae, Dinoflagellata, Cilioflagellata, arthrodele Flagellaten). Bacillariales (Diatomeae). In: Die natürlichen Pflanzenfamilien...I. Teil. Abt. 1b. (Engler, A. & Prantl, K. Eds), pp. 1-153. Leipzig: Wilhelm Engelmann.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Odontotropis cristata (Grunow) Grunow
Biddulphia cristata Grunow
Type locality: Mors Formation, Denmark (Early Eocene) (Suto, Wanatabe & Jordan 2011: 263).
Described as a fossil.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crested.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
Grunow, A. (1884). Die Diatomeen von Franz Josefs-Land. Denkschriften der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften. Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe, Wien 48(Abt. 2): 53-112, 5 pls.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 10 January 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 29 July 2021.