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Coscinodiscus  Ehrenberg
Taxonomic Serial No.: 2546

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Chromista  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
                ClassBacillariophyceae Haeckel – diatoms, diatomées  
                   SubclassCoscinodiscophycidae Round and Crawford  
                      OrderCoscinodiscales Round and Crawford  
                         FamilyCoscinodiscaceae Kützing  
                            GenusCoscinodiscus Ehrenberg  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Coscinodiscus angstii   
                               Species Coscinodiscus anomalus Van Landingham, 1868  
                               Species Coscinodiscus antarcticus (Grunow, 1884) Rattray, 1890  
                               Species Coscinodiscus apiculatus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus apiculiferus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus argus Ehrenberg, 1838  
                               Species Coscinodiscus asteromorphus Ehrenb.  
                               Species Coscinodiscus asteromphalus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus biangulatus Schmidt, 1878  
                               Species Coscinodiscus bodanica Schneider  
                               Species Coscinodiscus catenata Brunnthaler  
                               Species Coscinodiscus centralis   
                               Species Coscinodiscus cinctus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus concinnus Wm. Smith, 1856  
                               Species Coscinodiscus curvatalus Grunow  
                               Species Coscinodiscus debilis Rattray  
                               Species Coscinodiscus decoratus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus decrescens Grunow  
                               Species Coscinodiscus denarius A. Schmidt  
                               Species Coscinodiscus excentricus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus gigas   
                               Species Coscinodiscus granii   
                               Species Coscinodiscus granulosus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus griseus Greville, 1863  
                               Species Coscinodiscus janischii   
                               Species Coscinodiscus kuetzingianum Thwaites  
                               Species Coscinodiscus kutzengii   
                               Species Coscinodiscus lanceolatum Ehrenb.  
                               Species Coscinodiscus lewisianus Greville, 1866  
                               Species Coscinodiscus lineatus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus marginatus Ehrenb.  
                               Species Coscinodiscus megalomma Schmidt  
                               Species Coscinodiscus nitidulus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus nitidus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus nobilis   
                               Species Coscinodiscus nodulifer   
                               Species Coscinodiscus obscurus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus oculoides Karsten  
                               Species Coscinodiscus oculus-iridis Ehrenb  
                               Species Coscinodiscus perforatus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus polyacanthus Grunow In Cleve and Grunow  
                               Species Coscinodiscus pygmaeus Brun and Peragallo, 1893  
                               Species Coscinodiscus rothii (Ehrenb.) Grunow  
                               Species Coscinodiscus senarius   
                               Species Coscinodiscus simbirskianus Grunow, 1884  
                               Species Coscinodiscus stellaris   
                               Species Coscinodiscus stokesianus (Greville, 1866) Grunow, 1886  
                               Species Coscinodiscus sub-bulliens   
                               Species Coscinodiscus subconcavus   
                               Species Coscinodiscus subtilis   
                               Species Coscinodiscus thorii   
                               Species Coscinodiscus tuberculatus Grev.  
                               Species Coscinodiscus velatus Ehrenberg, 1844  
                               Species Coscinodiscus wailesii   

  Expert: J. Patrick Kociolek  
  Notes: Executive Director, California Academy of Sciences   
  Reference for: Coscinodiscus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Coscinodiscus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Fourtanier, Elisabeth, and J. Patrick Kociolek  
  Publication Date: 1999   
  Article/Chapter Title: Catalogue of the Diatom Genera   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Diatom Research, vol. 14, no. 1   
  Page(s): 1-190   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0269-249X   
  Notes: eISSN 2159-8347; DOI: 10.1080/0269249X.1999.9705462   
  Reference for: Coscinodiscus   

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