Peridinium apiculatum ( ) Claparède & Lachmann
Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup Prox. Comment welcome. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire,UK
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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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup
Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenberg
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
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.
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