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Amphidinium extensum Wulff

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Amphidiniales
Family Amphidiniaceae
Genus Amphidinium

 

Publication details
Amphidinium extensum Wulff 1919: 104, pl. I [1]: fig. 8

Published in: Wulff, A. (1919). Über das Kleinplankton der Barentsee. Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen Kiel 13(Heft 1): 95-125.

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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amphidinium is Amphidinium operculatum Claparède & Lachmann.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Kapelodinium vestifici (Schütt) Boutrup, Moestrup & Daugbjerg

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), stretched out, extended (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Barentssee (Silva 1996-to date).

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Source of current name
Boutrup, P.V., Moestrup, Ø., Tillmann, U. & Daugbjerg, M (2016). Katodinium glaucum (Dinophyceae) revisited: proposal of new genus, family and order based on ultrastructure and phylogeny. Phycologia 55(2): 147-164.

Key references
Schiller, J. (1932). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. 10. Bd 3. Abt. 1 Teil. (Kolkwitz, R. Eds), pp. 257-432. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

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