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Neoceratium tripos (O.F.Müller) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia, nom. inval.

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 Neoceratium

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Neoceratium tripos (O.F.Müller) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia
cell wall. 05 Feb 2011. John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr). © John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr).

Neoceratium tripos (O.F.Müller) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia
© Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Neoceratium tripos (O.F.Müller) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia
Cosmopolitan species. Ventral view. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Neoceratium tripos (O.F.Müller) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia
A cosmopolitan species. Dorsal view.. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

 

Publication details
Neoceratium tripos (O.F.Müller) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia 2010: table 2, nom. inval.

Published in: 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.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neoceratium is Neoceratium furca (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tripos muelleri Bory

Basionym
Cercaria tripos O.F.Müller

Type information
Type locality: ""2489. C. Tripos subtriangularis, brachiis deflexis. Tre-Fod-Haleren. ln aqua marina." (Müller 1776: 206).

Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), A three-legged structure; a tripod.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Euceratium tripos S.T.Moses 1929
Euceratium vultur S.T.Moses 1929

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: basionym not cited (INA). - (18 Oct 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Gómez, F. (2013). Reinstatement of the dinoflagellate genus Tripos to replace Neoceratium, marine species of Ceratium (Dinophyceae, Alveolata). CICIMAR Oceanides 28(1): 1-22.

Key references
Krakhmalny, A.F. [Krachmalny, A.F.] (2011). Dinophyta of Ukraine (illustrated book for identification). Ed by P.M.Tsarenko. pp. [1]-442, 32 figs, 117 pls. Kiev: Alterpres. [in Russian]

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References
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Gómez, F. (2013). Reinstatement of the dinoflagellate genus Tripos to replace Neoceratium, marine species of Ceratium (Dinophyceae, Alveolata). CICIMAR Oceanides 28(1): 1-22.

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