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Peridinium wisconsinense Eddy

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

 

Publication details
Peridinium wisconsinense Eddy 1930: 300, pl. XXXIV [34]: fig. 51

Published in: Eddy, S. (1930). The fresh-water armored or thecate dinoflagellates. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 49: 277-321.

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 Fusiperidinium wisconsinense (Eddy) F.M.G.McCarthy, H.F.Gu, K.N.Mertens & Carbonell-Moore

Infrageneric classification
Subgenus Poroperidinium (Lemmermann) M.Lefèvre

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Oconomowoc Lake, Wisc.; Minneapolis, Minn. (Silva 1996-to date).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
McCarthy, F.M.G., Gu, H.F., Mertens, K.N., Carbonell-Moore, C., Krueger, A.M., Takano, Y. & Matsuoka, K. (2018). Transferring the freshwater dinoflagellate Peridinium wisconsinense (Dinophyceae) to the family Thoracosphaeraceae, with the description of Fusiperidinium gen. nov. Phycological Research 66(2): 137-148, 20 figs.

Key references
Carty, S. (2014). Freshwater dinoflagellates of North America. pp. [i]-viii, [2], [1]-260, 153 figs. Ithaca & London: Comstock Publishing Associates. A division of Cornell University Press.

Dillard, G.E. (2007). Freshwater algae of the southeastern United States Part 8. Chrysophyceae, Xanthophyceae, Cryptophyceae and Dinophyceae. Bibliotheca Phycologica 112: [i-vi], 1-127, 22 pls.

Luo, Z., Mertens, K.N., Bagheri, S., Aydin, H., Takano, Y., Matsuoka, K., McCarthy, F.M.G. & Gu, H. (2016). Cyst-theca relationship and phylogenetic positions of Scrippsiella plana sp. nov. and S. spinifera (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae). European Journal of Phycology 51(2): 188-202.

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.

Schiller, J. (1935). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. X. Band, 3. Abt. 2 Teil. ( Eds), pp. 1-320. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H..

Created: 05 November 2002 by Andy Taylor

Verified by: 24 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

McCarthy, F.M.G., Gu, H.F., Mertens, K.N., Carbonell-Moore, C., Krueger, A.M., Takano, Y. & Matsuoka, K. (2018). Transferring the freshwater dinoflagellate Peridinium wisconsinense (Dinophyceae) to the family Thoracosphaeraceae, with the description of Fusiperidinium gen. nov. Phycological Research 66(2): 137-148, 20 figs.
Nicholls, K.H. (1973). Observations on red colored cells of Peridinium wisconsinense Eddy from Buckhorn Lake, Ontario. Trans. Amer. Micros. Soc. 92: 526-528.

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