Peridinium asperum Wailes
Peridinium asperum Wailes 1928: 8, pl. VI: figs 23, 24
Published in: Wailes, G.H. (1928). Dinoflagellates from British Columbia with descriptions of new species. Study from the stations of the Biological Board of Canada. Vancouver Museum Notes 3(1): 20-31, 3 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium asperum (Wailes) Balech
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), rough.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine 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
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: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 23 April 2019.