Peridinium loeblichii (E.R.Cox & H.J. ) Dale
Peridinium loeblichii (E.R.Cox & H.J.Arnott) Dale 1977: 248
Published in: Dale, B. (1977). New observations on Peridinium faeroense Paulsen (1905), and classification of small orthoperidinioid dinoflagellates. British Phycological Journal 12(3): 241-253, 35 figs, 2 tables.
Type locality: from waters off Scripps Institution, La Jolla, California (Silva 1996-to date). Type: isolated by William F. Blankley; Indiana Univ. Cult. Coll. culture LB 1595 (Silva 1996-to date
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
According to D'Onofrio et al. (1999: 1066), this is a synonym of Ensiculifera loeblichii Cox & Arnott and Pentapharsodinium trachodium Indelicato & Loeblich is a misapplied name. They note that E. loeblichii is the firat validly described Ensiculifera species (i.e. the type of the genus. - (15 Jan 2016) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
D'Onofrio, G., Marino, D., Bianco, L., Busico, E. & Montresor, M. (1999). Toward an assessment on the taxonomy of dinoflagellates that produce calcareous cysts (Calciodinelloideae, Dinophyceae): a morphological and molecular approach. Journal of Phycology 35(5): 1063-1078, 45 figs, 4 tables.
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Verified by: 15 January 2016 by Wendy Guiry
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Wendy 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 23 April 2019.