Amphidinium testudo E.C.Herdman
Amphidinium testudo E.C.Herdman 1924: 76, figs 2-5
Published in: Herdman, E.C. (1924). Notes on dinoflagellates and other organisms causing discolouration of the sand at Port Erin IV. Proceedings and Transactions of the Liverpool Biological Society 38: 75-84.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Testudodinium testudo (E.C.Herdman) Horiguchi, Tamura, Katsumata & A.Yamaguchi
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: England: Isle of Man: Port Erin (Silva 1996-to date). Type: on the shore. (Silva 1996-to date
Source of current name
Schneider, C.W. McDevit, D.C., Saunders, G.W. & Lane, C.E. (2011). Notes on the marine algae of the Bermudas. 12. A phylogenetic assessment of Nemastoma gelatinosum M.Howe (Rhodophyta, Nemastomatales) from its type locality. Cryptogamie Algologie 32(4): 313-325, 12 figs.
Parke, M. & Dixon, P.S. (1976). Check-list of British marine algae - third revision. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 56: 527-594.
Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 April 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 19 June 2019.