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Ceratium furcoides (Levander) Langhans

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

 

Publication details
Ceratium furcoides (Levander) Langhans 1925: 602

Published in: Langhans, V.H. (1925). Gemischte Populationen von Ceratium hirundella (O.F.M) schrank und ihre Deutung. Archiv für Protistenkunde 52: 585-602.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceratium is Ceratium tetraceras Schrank.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Ceratium hirundinella var. furcoides Levander

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Ceratium hirundinella var. furcoides Levander 1894
Ceratium hirundinella f. furcoides (Levander) Huber 1914

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Ceratium furca var. lacustre L.Maggi 1880
Ceratium furcoides f. gracile Entz 1927

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Carty, S. (2014). Freshwater dinoflagellates of North America. pp. [i]-viii, [2], [1]-260, 153 figs. Ithaca & London: Comstock Publishing Associates. A division of Cornell University Press.

Hansen, G. & Flaim, G. (2007). Dinoflagellates of the Trentino Province, Italy. Journal of Limnology 66: 107-141.

Kasten J., Kusber W.-H., Riedmüller U., Tworeck A., Oschwald L. & Mischke U. (2018). Steckbriefe der Phytoplankton-Indikatortaxa in den WRRL Bewertungsverfahren PhytoSee und PhytoFluss mit Begleittext – 1. Lieferung: 50 Steckbriefe ausgewählter Indikatortaxa. pp. 1-177. Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin.

Lewis, J.M. & Dodge, J.D. (2011). Dinophyta (Dinoflagellates). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 250-274. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

Skuja, H. (1948). Taxonomie des Phytoplanktons einiger Seen in Uppland, Schweden. Symbolae Botanicae Upsalienses 9(3): 1-399, 39 pls.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 18 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Hickel, B. (1988). Sexual reproduction in the life cycle of Ceratium furcoides Dinophyceae) in situ in the lake Plußsee (F.R.G.). Hydrobiologia 161: 41-48.
Meichtry de Zaburlín, N., Vogler, R.E., Molina, M.J. & Llano, V.M. (2016). Potential distribution of the invasive freshwater dinoflagellate Ceratium furcoides (Levander) Langhans (Dinophyta) in South America. 52(2): 200-208.

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