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Amphidinium prismaticum (Conrad) J.Schiller

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 prismaticum (Conrad) J.Schiller

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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 Trochodinium prismaticum Conrad

Basionym
Trochodinium prismaticum Conrad

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), prism-shaped.

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

General environment
This is a Marine/Freshwater species.

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Key references
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: 12 August 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald

Verified by: 10 May 2013 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 26 June 2019.

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