Dermocystidium marinum Mackin, H.M.Owen & Collier
Dermocystidium marinum Mackin, H.M.Owen & Collier 1950: 328
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dermocystidium is .
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Perkinsus marinus (Mackin, H.M.Owen & Collier) Levine
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
Levine, N.D. (1978). Perkinsus gen. n. and other new taxa in the protozoan phylum Apicomplexa. Journal of Parasitology 64: 549 only.
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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 May 2019.