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Amphidinium geitleri Huber-Pestalozzi, nom. illeg.

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 geitleri Huber-Pestalozzi 1950: 105, nom. illeg.

Published in: Huber-Pestalozzi, G. (1950). Das Phytoplankton des Süsswassers. Systematik und Biologie. 3. Teil. Cryptophyceen. Chloromonadinen. Peridineen. In: Die Binnengewässer...Band 16, 3. Teil. (Thienemann, A. Eds), pp. i-ix, 1-310. Stuttgart: E. Schweizerbart'sche Verlagsbuchhandlung (Erwin Nägele).

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 Nusuttodinium amphidinioides (Geitler) Y.Takano & T.Horiguchi

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

Nomenclatural notes
Illegitimate: superfluous new name for Amphidinium amphidinioides (Geitler) J.Schiller 1932 (Moestrup & Calado 2018: 147). - (17 Oct 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Calado, A.J. & Moestrup, Ø. (2005). On the freshwater dinoflagelllates presently included in the genus Amphidinium, with a description of Prosoaulax gen. nov. Phycologia 44: 112-119.

Key references
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

Popovsky, J. & Pfiester, L.A. (1990). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Vol. 6. Dinophyceae (Dinoflagellida). pp. 1-272. Jena & Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

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