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Gymnodinium indicum R.Shyam & Y.S.R.K.Sarma

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

 

Publication details
Gymnodinium indicum R.Shyam & Y.S.R.K.Sarma 1980: 210, figs 10-15

Published in: Shyam, R. & Sarma, Y.S.R.K. (1975). Woloszynskia stoschii and Gymnodinium indicum, two new freshwater dinoflagellates from India: morphology, reproduction and cytology. Plant Systematics and Evolution 124: 205-212.

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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nusuttodinium indicum (R.Shyam & Y.S.R.K.Sarma) Moestrup & Calado

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

Key references
Thessen, A.E., Patterson, D.J. & Murray, S.A. (2012). The taxonomic significance of species that have only been observed once: The genus Gymnodinium (Dinoflagellata) as an example. PLoS ONE 7(8): e44015.

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Verified by: 17 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Shyam, R. & Sarma, Y.S.R.K. (1975). Woloszynskia stoschii and Gymnodinium indicum, two new freshwater dinoflagellates from India: morphology, reproduction and cytology. Plant Systematics and Evolution 124: 205-212.

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