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Parvodinium africanum (Lemmermann) Carty

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 Parvodinium

 

Publication details
Parvodinium africanum (Lemmermann) Carty 2008: 106

Published in: Carty, S. (2008). Parvodinium gen. nov. for the Umbonatum Group of Peridinium (Dinophyceae). Ohio Journal of Science 108: 103-107.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Parvodinium is Parvodinium umbonatum (F.Stein) Carty.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Peridinium africanum Lemmermann

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or pertaining to Africa.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Peridinium africanum Lemmermann 1907
Peridinium tabulatum var. africanum (Lemmermann) Playfair 1913

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Peridinium tabulatum var. intermedium Playfair 1913
Peridinium africanum var. contactum Er.Lindemann 1919
Peridinium intermedium (Playfair) Playfair 1920
Peridinium intermedium var. conicum Playfair 1920
Peridinium africanum var. intermedium (Playfair) M.Lefèvre 1932

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Carty, S. (2014). Freshwater dinoflagellates of North America. pp. [i]-viii, [2], [1]-260, 153 figs. Ithaca & London: Comstock Publishing Associates. A division of Cornell University Press.

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.

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