Amphidinium asymmetricum var. britannicum Herdman
Amphidinium asymmetricum var. britannicum Herdman 1922: 21, fig. 5
Published in: Herdman, E.C. (1922 '1921'). Notes on dinoflagellates and other organisms causing discolouration of the sand at Port Erin II. Proceedings and Transactions of the Liverpool Biological Society 36: 15-30.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Togula britannica (Herdman) Flø Jørgensen, Shauna Murray, & Daugbjerg
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Type locality: Port Erin, Isle of Man (Jørgensen, Murray & Daugbjerg 2004: 289). Type: Beach, damp sand. (Jørgensen, Murray & Daugbjerg 2004: 289).
Source of current name
Jørgensen, M.F., Murray, S. & Daugbjerg, N. (2004). A new genus of athecate interstitial dinoflagellates, Togula gen. nov., previously encompassed within Amphidinium sensu lato: Inferred from light and electron microscopy and phylogenetic analyses of partial large subunit ribosomal DNA sequences. Phycological Research 52(3): 284-299.
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.
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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 18 June 2019.