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

 Geographic Information
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