Zygabikodinium Loeblich Jr. & Loeblich III, 1970
Holotype species: Zygabikodinium lenticulatum Loeblich Jr. & Loeblich III
Currently accepted name for the type species: Preperidinium meunieri (Pavillard) Elbrächter
Original publication and holotype designation: Loeblich, A.R., Jr & Loeblich, A.R., III (1970). Index to the genera, subgenera, and sections of the Pyrrhophyta, IV. Journal of Paleontology 44: 536-543.
Taxonomic status: currently regarded as a synonym of Preperidinium.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as neuter.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Elbrächter, M. (1993). Kolkwitziella Lindemann 1919 and Preperidinium Mangin 1913: correct genera names in the Diplopsalis-group (Dinophyceae). Nova Hedwigia 56(1-2): 173-178, no figs.
Numbers of names and species: There are 4 species names in the database at present.
Names: ('C' indicates a name that is accepted taxonomically; 'S' a homotypic or heterotypic synonym; 'U' indicates a name of uncertain taxonomic status, but which has been subjected to some verification nomenclaturally; 'P' indicates a preliminary AlgaeBase entry that has not been subjected to any kind of verification. For more information on a species click on it to activate a link to the Species database):
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Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.
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Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 27 November 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 October 2020.