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Peridinium pyriforme subsp. breve (Paulsen) E. Balech

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

 

Publication details
Peridinium pyriforme subsp. breve (Paulsen) E. Balech 1971: 101

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 Protoperidinium pyriforme subsp. breve (Paulsen) Balech

Basionym
Peridinium steinii f. breve Paulsen

Type information
Type locality: Arctic Ocean: W of Grimsey, Iceland (63º33'N, 18º10'W) (Silva 1996-to date).

Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pear-shaped (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

Key references
Scholz, B. & Einarsson, H. (2015). Microphytobenthic community composition of two sub-Arctic intertidal flats in Huna Bay (Northern Iceland). European Journal of Phycology 50(2): 182-206.

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