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Peridinium euryceps Rengefors & Barbara Meyer

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

 

Publication details
Peridinium euryceps Rengefors & Barbara Meyer 1998: 285, figs 1-31

Published in: Rengefors, K. & Meyer, B. (1998). Peridinium euryceps sp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), a cryophilic dinoflagellate from Lake Erken, Sweden. Phycologia 37(4): 284-291, 37 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Peridinium is Peridinium cinctum (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Apocalathium euryceps (Rengefors & Barbara Meyer) Craveiro, Daugbjerg, Moestrup & Calado

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Lake Erken, Sweden (Rengefors & Meyer 1998: 285). Type: Figs 1, 2: 21 March 1997; Eutrophic lake, characterized by high conductivity and alkalinity. (Rengefors & Meyer 1998: 285, 284). Notes: Type material: B Algae 38047. Isotypes: B. Meyer 5, 6. Collection at the Max-Planck-Institute for Limnology, Plön, Germany.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Craveiro, S.C., Daugbjerg, N., Moestrup, Ø; & Calado, A.J. (2016). Studies on Peridinium aciculiferum and Peridinium malmogiense (=Scrippsiella hangoei): comparison with Chimonodinium lomnickii and description of Apocalathium gen. nov. (Dinophyceae). Phycologia 56(1): 21-35, 54 fig.

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References
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Rengefors, K. & Meyer, B. (1998). Peridinium euryceps sp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), a cryophilic dinoflagellate from Lake Erken, Sweden. Phycologia 37(4): 284-291, 37 figs.

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