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Ceratium tetraceras Schrank

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

 

Publication details
Ceratium tetraceras Schrank 1793: 36, pl. III [3]: fig. 23

Published in: Schrank, F. von Paula (1793). Mikroskopische Wahrnehmungen. Der Naturforscher (Halle) 27: 26-37.

Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceratium.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceratium hirundinella (O.F.Müller) Dujardin

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

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