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Peridinium cunningtonii var. quinquecuspidatum Nygaard

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 cunningtonii var. quinquecuspidatum Nygaard 1926: 208, pl. III [3]: fig. 28 (as 'quinquecuspidata' )

Published in: Nygaard, G. (1926). Plankton from two lakes of the Malayan region. Videnskabelige Meddelelser Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening 82: 197-240.

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 Peridiniopsis quinquecuspidata (Nygaard) Gert Hansen & Flaim

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

General environment
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
Hansen, G. & Flaim, G. (2007). Dinoflagellates of the Trentino Province, Italy. Journal of Limnology 66: 107-141.

Created: 06 November 2002 by Andy Taylor

Verified by: 22 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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