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Peridinium polonicum Woloszynska

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 polonicum Woloszynska 1916: 271, pl. 12: figs 1-10

Published in: Woloszynska, J. (1916). Polnische süsswasser-perideen. Bulletin international de l'Académie des sciences de Cracovie, Classe des sciences mathématiques et naturelles. Série B, Sciences naturelles 1915: 260-285, pls 10-14.

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 Naiadinium polonicum (Woloszynska) Carty

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

Usage notes
Harmful species

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Poland: Chodecz-See (Silva 1996-to date).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
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.

Key references
Hallegraeff, G.M., Anderson, D.M. & Cembella, A.D., Eds (2003). Manual on harmful marine microalgae. Paris: UNESCO.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Created: 06 November 2002 by Andy Taylor

Verified by: 25 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.)

Adachi, R. (1965). Studies on a dinoflagellate Peridinium polonicum Woloszynska. I The structure of skeleton. J. Fac. Fish. Univ. Mie. 6: 317-326.
Hashimoto, Y., Okaichi, T., Dang, L.D. & Noguchi, T. (1968). Glenodine, an ichthyotoxic substance produced by a dinoflagellate, Peridinium polonicum. Bulletin of the Japanese Society of Scientific Fisheries 34: 528-534.
Roset, J., Gibello, A., Aguayo, S., Domínguez, L., Alvarez-Cobelas, M., Fernández-Garayzabal, J.F., Zapata, A. & Muñoz, M.J. (2002). Mortality of rainbow trout [Oncorynchus mykiss (Walbaum)] associated with freshwater dinoflagellate bloom [Peridinium polonicum (Woloszynska)] in a fish farm. Aquacultura Research 33: 1-5.

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