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Ceratium divergens (Ehrenberg) Claparède & Lachmann

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Gonyaulacales
Family Ceratiaceae
Genus Ceratium

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Ceratium divergens (Ehrenberg) Claparède & Lachmann
Silverdale, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, Lugol\'s, 200x, DIC. 13 Jun 2010. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Ceratium divergens (Ehrenberg) Claparède & Lachmann
Poulsbo, Washington, USA; Liberty Bay Marina, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 20 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Protoperidinium divergens (Ehrenberg) Balech Poulsbo, Washington, USA; Liberty Bay Marina, Lugol's, 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Ceratium divergens (Ehrenberg) Claparède & Lachmann 1859: 401

Published in: Claparède, É. & Lachmann, J. (1859). Études sur les infusoires et les rhizopodes. Mémoires de l'Institut National Genevois 6: 261-482.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceratium is Ceratium tetraceras Schrank.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium divergens (Ehrenberg) Balech

Basionym
Peridinium divergens Ehrenberg

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), divergent, going different ways (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Adams, J. (1908). A synopsis of Irish algae, freshwater and marine. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy 27B(2): 11-60.

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