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Amphidinium eludens Herdman

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 eludens Herdman 1922: 22, fig. 1

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Adenoides eludens (Herdman) Balech

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

Nomenclatural notes
Adenoides eludens F. Gómez, R. Onuma, Artigas & Horiguchi epitype (2015: 127, fig. 23) [emend. Gómez et al., 2015] - (5 Jul 2017) - Wendy Guiry

[Balech (1956: 30) cited Amphidinium eludens (1922, fig. 1) as the basionym of the type of Adenoides while he described and illustrated 'Amphidinium kofoidii Herdman 1922: fig. 2' as Adnoides eludens]. - (17 Apr 2018) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Port Erin, Isle of Man (Silva 1996-to date). Lectotype: fig. 1 in Herdman (1922): Fig. 23 (SEM stub SAP114711) (epitype) (Gómez et al. 2015: 127).

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Source of current name
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

Key references
Lebour, M.V. (1925). The dinoflagellates of northern seas. pp. [i]-vii, [1]-250. Plymouth: Published by the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.

Schiller, J. (1932). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. 10. Bd 3. Abt. 1 Teil. (Kolkwitz, R. Eds), pp. 257-432. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

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