Ceratium obesum Pavillard
Ceratium obesum Pavillard 1930: 10, fig. 11
Published in: Pavillard, J. (1930). Sur quelques formes intéressantes ou nouvelles du phytoplancton (Diatomées et Péridiniens) des Croisieres du Prince Albert 1er de Monaco. Bulletin de lInstitut Océanographique de Monaco 558: 1-12.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tripos obesus (Pavillard) F.Gómez
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Azores: Porta Delagada (Silva 1996-to date).
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Gómez, F. (2013). Reinstatement of the dinoflagellate genus Tripos to replace Neoceratium, marine species of Ceratium (Dinophyceae, Alveolata). CICIMAR Oceanides 28(1): 1-22.
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.
Created: 13 October 2011 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 06 October 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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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 18 July 2019.