155,138 species and infraspecific names are in the database, 21,787 images, 59,962 bibliographic items, 434,255 distributional records.

Peridinium apiculatum (Ehrenberg) Claparède & Lachmann

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Peridiniales
Family Peridiniaceae
Genus Peridinium

Pictures

click on thumbnail for larger version.

Peridinium apiculatum (Ehrenberg) Claparède & Lachmann
Prox. Comment welcome. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire,UK. 20 May 2017. © C.F.Carter (chris.Carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup Prox. Comment welcome. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire,UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.Carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Peridinium apiculatum (Ehrenberg) Claparède & Lachmann 1859: 404

Published in: Claparède, É. & Lachmann, J. (1859). Études sur les infusoires et les rhizopodes. Mémoires de l'Institut National Genevois 6: 261-482.
 Download PDF

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Peridinium is Peridinium cinctum (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup

Basionym
Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: near Berlin, Germany (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending abruptly in a sharp point or apiculum (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Craveiro, S.C., Calado, A.J., Daugbjerg, N. & Moestrup, Ø. (2009). Ultrastructure and LSU rDNA-based revision of Peridinium group Palatinum (Dinophyceae) with the description of Palatinus gen. nov. Journal of Phycology 45(5): 1175-1194.

Created: 21 December 2009 by Wendy Guiry

Verified by: 08 March 2013 by M.D. Guiry

Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 244 times since it was created.

Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=136126

Citing AlgaeBase
Cite this record as:
M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 April 2019.

SITE © 1996 - 2019 M.D. Guiry. All rights reserved.

Website Design : 249 Design Studio