Peridinium caudatum (Playfiar) Playfair
Peridinium caudatum (Playfiar) Playfair 1919: 799
Published in: Playfair, G.I. (1919). Peridineae of New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 44: 793-818.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Parvodinium inconspicuum (Lemmermann) Carty
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), caudate, i.e., ending with a tail-like appendage (Sreenivasa Rao 1965).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, -560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 October 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 18 April 2019.