Perkinsus marinus (Mackin, H.M.Owen & Collier) Levine
Perkinsus marinus (Mackin, H.M.Owen & Collier) Levine 1978
Published in: Levine, N.D. (1978). Perkinsus gen. n. and other new taxa in the protozoan phylum Apicomplexa. Journal of Parasitology 64: 549 only.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Perkinsus.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).
Dermocystidium marinum Mackin, H.M.Owen & Collier 1950
This is a marine species.
Hoppenrath, M., Selina, M., Yamaguchi, A. & Leander, B. (2012). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of Amphidiniopsis rotundata sp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), a benthic marine dinoflagellate. Phycologia 51(2): 157-167.
Saburova, M. & Chomérat, N. (2014). Ailadinium reticulatum gen. et sp. nov. (Dinophyceae), a new thecate, marine, sand-dwelling dinoflagellate from the northern Red Sea. Journal of Phycology 50(6): 1120-1136.
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