Ceratium divaricatum (Lemmermann) Kofoid
Ceratium divaricatum (Lemmermann) Kofoid 1908: 380, fig. 31
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Ostsee (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), divaricate, spreading at a wide angle (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Gómez, F. (2005). A list of free-living dinoflagellate species in the world's oceans. Acta Botanica Croatica 64: 129-212.
Gómez, F., Moreira, D. & López-Garcia, P. (2010). Neoceratium gen. nov., a new genus for all marine species currently assigned to Ceratium (Dinophyceae). Protist 161: 35-54.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Created: 17 June 2005 by Sandy Lawson
Verified by: 01 April 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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Hernández-Becerril, D.U. & Alonso-Rodriguez, R. (2004). Study of the marine planktonic dinoflagellate Ceratium divaricatum (dinophyceae), a confused and considerably variable species. Phycological Research 52(4): 346-354.
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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 25 August 2019.