Peridinium spiniferum J.Schiller, nom. illeg.
Peridinium spiniferum J.Schiller 1935: 218, fig. 214 A-E, nom. illeg.
Published in: Schiller, J. (1935). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. X. Band, 3. Abt. 2 Teil. ( Eds), pp. 1-320. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H..
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium spiniferum Balech
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spine-bearing (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Peridinium spiniferum Claparède & Lachmann, 1859 - (21 Aug 2018) - M.D. Guiry
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.
Source of current name
Balech, E. (1974). El genero "Protoperidinium" Bergh, 1881 ("Peridinium" Ehrenberg, 1831, partim). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales "Bernardino Rivadavia" Instituto Nacional de Investigación de las Ciencias Naturales, Hidrobiologia 4(1): 1-79.
Created: 01 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 August 2018 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 22 April 2019.