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Perkinsus atlanticus Azevedo

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Perkinsozoa
Class Perkinsea
Order Perkinsida
Family Perkinsidae
Genus Perkinsus

 

Publication details
Perkinsus atlanticus Azevedo 1989

Published in: Azevedo, C (1989). Fine structure of Perkinsus atlanticus n. sp. (Apicomplexa, Perkinsea) parasite of the clam Ruditapes decussatus from Portugal. Journal of Parasitology 75: 627-635.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Perkinsus is Perkinsus marinus (Mackin, H.M.Owen & Collier) Levine.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Perkinsus olsenii R.J.G.Lester & G.H.G.Davis

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Atlantic Ocean.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Created: 12 December 2011 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 08 May 2018 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Azevedo, C (1989). Fine structure of Perkinsus atlanticus n. sp. (Apicomplexa, Perkinsea) parasite of the clam Ruditapes decussatus from Portugal. Journal of Parasitology 75: 627-635.

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Wendy 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 24 June 2019.

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