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Peridinium tripos (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg

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

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Peridinium tripos (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg
cell wall. 05 Feb 2011. John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr). © John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr).

Peridinium tripos (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg
© Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Peridinium tripos (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg
Cosmopolitan species. Ventral view. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Peridinium tripos (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg
A cosmopolitan species. Dorsal view.. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

 

Publication details
Peridinium tripos (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg 1834: 272

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1834). Dritter Beitrag zur Erkenntniss grosser Organisation in der Richtung des kleinsten Raumes. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1833: 145-336, pls I-XIII.
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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 Tripos muelleri Bory

Basionym
Cercaria tripos O.F.Müller

Type information
Type locality: ""2489. C. Tripos subtriangularis, brachiis deflexis. Tre-Fod-Haleren. ln aqua marina." (Müller 1776: 206).

Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), A three-legged structure; a tripod.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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.

Created: 18 October 2011 by Wendy Guiry

Verified by: 13 January 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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