Neoceratium pentagonum (Gourret) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia
Neoceratium pentagonum (Gourret) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia 2010: table 2, nom. inval.
Original publication: Gómez, F., Moreira, D. & López-Garcia, P. (2010). Neoceratium gen. nov., a new genus for all marine species currently assigned to Ceratium (Dinophyceae). Protist 161: 35-54.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neoceratium is Neoceratium furca (Ehrenberg) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Ceratium pentagonum Gourret
Ceratium pentagonum Gourret
Type locality: France: Gulf of Marseille (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), five-angled.
Ceratium subrobustum (Jorgensen) Steemann Nielsen 1934
This is a Marine species.
Distribution by country
Source of synonymy
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Neoceratium&species=pentagonum
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Neoceratium&Species=pentagonum
Created: 06 July 2009 by Fernando Gomez
Verified by: 02 April 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:94503