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Piscinoodinium pillulare (Schäperclaus) Lom

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Suessiales
Family Suessiaceae
Genus Piscinoodinium


Publication details
Piscinoodinium pillulare (Schäperclaus) Lom 1981: 9

Published in: Lom, J. (1981). Fish invading dinoflagellates: a synopsis of existing and newly proposed genera. Folia Parasitologica (Ceske Budejovice) 28: 3-11.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Piscinoodinium.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Oodinium pillulare Schäperclaus

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Oodinium pillulare Schäperclaus 1954

Taxonomic notes
Two species have been described, but the species distinction, based mainly on size, has been questioned (Levy et al. 2007). - (25 Oct 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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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