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Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman

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

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Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman
North Cascades, Washington, USA; Picture Lake, 1000x, DIC. 13 Sep 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman
North Cascades, Washington, USA; Picture Lake, 1000x, DIC. 30 Aug 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman
North Cascades, Washington, USA; Picture Lake, 1000x, DIC. 30 Aug 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman
North Cascades, Washington, USA; Highwood Lake, 1000x, DIC. 30 Aug 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

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Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy North Cascades, Washington, USA; Highwood Lake, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman 1855: 25

Published in: Allman, G.J. (1855). Observations on Aphanizomenon flos-aquae and a species of Peridinea. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science 3: 21-25.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Peridinium is Peridinium cinctum (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy

Origin of species name
(Latin), most abundant.

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

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: "ponds in the Phoenix Park" [Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland] (Allman 1855: 25).

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Source of current name
Kofoid, C.A. & Swezy, O. (1921). The free-living unarmored Dinoflagellata. Memoirs of the University of California 5: i-viii, 1-562.

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