Peridinium cornutum Karsten, nom. illeg.
Peridinium cornutum Karsten 1907: 416, pl. 50: fig. 13, nom. illeg.
Published in: Karsten, G. (1907). Das Indische Phytoplankton nach dem Material der deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition 1898-1899. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem Dampfer 'Valdivia' 1898-1899 II 2: 221-548, pls XXXV-LIV [35-54].
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium cornutum Balech
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), horned.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Peridinium cornutum Ehrenberg, 1832. - (3 Sep 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: 03 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 03 September 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users times since it was created.
Verification of data
Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.
Linking to this page: http://www.algaebase.org/search/species/detail/?species_id=169703
Cite this record as:
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 19 April 2019.