Peridinium euryceps Rengefors & Barbara
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Apocalathium euryceps (Rengefors & Barbara Meyer) Craveiro, Daugbjerg, Moestrup & Calado
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
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.
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.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 25 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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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