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Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran

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 divergens var. conica Gran
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney. 13 Apr 2013. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC. 25 Jun 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Poulsbo, Washington, USA; Liberty Bay Marina, 200x, phase contrast. 31 May 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC. 14 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC. 14 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Protoperidinium conicum (Gran) Balech Poulsbo, Washington, USA; Liberty Bay Marina, 200x, phase contrast
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran 1900: 47

Published in: Gran, H.H. (1902). Das Plankton des Norwegischen Nordmeeres von biologischen und hydrographischen Gesichtspunkten behandelt. Reports of the Norwegian Fisheries and Marine Investigations 2(2, No. 5): 1-222.

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 Protoperidinium conicum (Gran) Balech

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), divergent, going different ways (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: coast of Norway (Silva 1996-to date).

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Source of current name
Balech, E. (1974). El genero "Protoperidinium" Bergh, 1881 ("Peridinium" Ehrenberg, 1831, partim). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales "Bernardino Rivadavia" Instituto Nacional de Investigación de las Ciencias Naturales, Hidrobiologia 4(1): 1-79.

Created: 28 May 2003 by Mairead Murphy

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