Peridinium sphaeroideum H.R.Christen, nom. illeg.
Peridinium sphaeroideum H.R.Christen 1958: 71, fig. 4, nom. illeg.
Published in: Christen, H.R. (1958). Neue und wenig bekannte Flagellaten aus dem Hausersee (Schweiz). Hydroiologia 10: 66-84.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Peridiniopsis sphaeroidea Bourrelly
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Peridinium sphaeroideum Mangin, 1926. - (1 Feb 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Popovsky, J. & Pfiester, L.A. (1990). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Vol. 6. Dinophyceae (Dinoflagellida). pp. 1-272. Jena & Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.
Created: 06 November 2002 by Andy Taylor
Verified by: 30 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 April 2019.