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Amphidinium corrugatum Larsen & D.J.Patterson

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Amphidiniales
Family Amphidiniaceae
Genus Amphidinium

 

Publication details
Amphidinium corrugatum Larsen & D.J.Patterson 1990: 889, figs. 44(a), 45(a)-(b)

Published in: Larsen, J. & Patterson, D.J. (1990). Some flagellates (Protista) from tropical marine sediments. Journal of Natural History 24: 801-937.

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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amphidinium is Amphidinium operculatum Clapar├Ęde & Lachmann.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Testudodinium corrugatum (Larsen & D.J.Patterson) T.Horiguchi, TM.amura & A. Yamaguchi

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Australia: Queensland: Bowling Green Bay (Silva 1996-to date). Type: fig. 45a (Larsen & Patterson, 1990): 1986; (Silva 1996-to date

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Source of current name
Horiguchi T., Tamura, M., Katsumata, K. & Yamaguchi, A. (2012). Testudodinium gen. nov. (Dinophyceae), a new genus of sand-dwelling dinoflagellates formerly classified in the genus Amphidinium. Phycological Research 60: 137-149.

Key references
Murray, S. & Patterson, D.J. (2002). The benthic dinoflagellate genus Amphidinium in south-eastern Australian waters, including three new species. British Phycological Journal 37: 279-298.

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