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Coscinodiscus egregius Rattray 1890

Publication details
Coscinodiscus egregius Rattray 1890: 518, no fig.

Published in: Rattray, J. (1890). A revision of the genus Coscinodiscus Ehrb., and some allied genera. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 16: 449-692, pls I-III.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Coscinodiscus is Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Azpeitia tabularis var. egregius (Rattray) Desikachary, Gowthaman & Latha

Type information
South Africa: Table Bay.

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

General environment
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
Desikachary, T.V., Gowthaman, S. & Latha, Y. (1987). Diatom flora of some sediments from the Indian Ocean region. In: T.V. Desikachary (ed.), Atlas of Diatoms. Madras Science Foundation, Madras, fasc. II: pls 78-221.. ( Eds)

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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 16 September 2021.

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