Coscinodiscus gigas var. punctiformis J.Rattray 1890
Coscinodiscus gigas var. punctiformis J.Rattray 1890: 542, 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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), A giant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 24 November 2020 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 28 September 2021.