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Ceratium ranipes Cleve

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

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Ceratium ranipes Cleve
Mediterranean. 05 Feb 2011. John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr). © John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr).

Ceratium ranipes Cleve
Mediterranean. 05 Feb 2011. John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr). © John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr).

Ceratium ranipes Cleve
SEM. 01 Jan 0001. J.R. Dolan. © J.R. Dolan.

 

Ceratium ranipes Cleve SEM
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Publication details
Ceratium ranipes Cleve 1900: 13, pl. VIII [8]: fig. 1

Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1900). Notes on some Atlantic plankton-organisms. Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps Academiens Handlingar 34(1): 1-22, 8 pls.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceratium is Ceratium tetraceros Schrank.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tripos ranipes (Cleve) F.Gómez

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

Nomenclatural notes
New name for Ceratium tripos var. digitatum Lemmermann 1899 (priority for Ceratium digitatum F. Schütt 1895) (Index Nominum Algarum). - (13 Oct 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Atlantic [Ceratium tripos var. digitatum Lemmermann 1899] (Silva 1996-to date).

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Source of current name
Gómez, F. (2013). Reinstatement of the dinoflagellate genus Tripos to replace Neoceratium, marine species of Ceratium (Dinophyceae, Alveolata). CICIMAR Oceanides 28(1): 1-22.

Key references
Gómez, F., Moreira, D. & López-Garcia, P. (2010). Neoceratium gen. nov., a new genus for all marine species currently assigned to Ceratium (Dinophyceae). Protist 161: 35-54.

Schiller, J. (1937). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. X. Band, 3. Abt. 2. Teil. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds), pp. 321-590, i-vii. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.

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