Amphidinium elegans Grell & Wohlfarth-Bottermann
Amphidinium elegans Grell & Wohlfarth-Bottermann 1957
Published in: Grell, K.G. & Wohlfarth-Bottermann, K.E. (1957). Licht-und Elektronenmikroskopische Untersuchungen an dem Dinoflagellaten Amphidinium elegans n. sp.. Zeitschrift fur Zellforschung (47): 7-17.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Amphidinium operculatum Claparède & Lachmann
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Flø Jørgesen, M., Murray, S. and Daugbjerg, N. (2004). Amphidinium revisited. I. Redefinition of Amphidinium (Dinophyceae) based on cladistic and molecular phylogenetic analyses. Journal of Phycology 40: 351-365, 6 Figs.
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.
Created: 17 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Grell, K.G. & Wohlfarth-Bottermann, K.E. (1957). Licht-und Elektronenmikroskopische Untersuchungen an dem Dinoflagellaten Amphidinium elegans n. sp.. Zeitschrift fur Zellforschung (47): 7-17.
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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 20 June 2019.