Peridinium tumidum Okamura
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium tumidum (Okamura) Balech
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), swollen (Brown 1956).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Balech, E. (1988). Los Dinoflagelados del Atlantico Sudoccidental. Publicaciones Especiales Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia 1: 1-310, incl. 88 pls.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 14 May 2013 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 19 April 2019.