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Ceratophorus macroceros (Ehrenberg) Diesing 1850

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 Ceratophorus

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Ceratophorus macroceros (Ehrenberg) Diesing
© Geogina McDermott (robin.raine@nuigalway.ie).

Ceratophorus macroceros (Ehrenberg) Diesing
© Geogina McDermott (robin.raine@nuigalway.ie).

Ceratophorus macroceros (Ehrenberg) Diesing
Ireland. Robin Raine. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Ceratophorus macroceros (Ehrenberg) Diesing
Live cell. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Ceratophorus macroceros (Ehrenberg) Diesing
Both antapical horns start by coming down and then bend round 180 degrees to become parallel with apical horn.. © Geogina McDermott (robin.raine@nuigalway.ie).

 

Ceratium macroceros (Ehrenberg) Vanhöffen Live cell
© Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Ceratophorus macroceros (Ehrenberg) Diesing 1850: 102

Published in: Diesing, K.M. (1850). Systema helminthum. Vol. 1 pp. [i]-xiii [+ii], 1-680. Vindobonae [Vienna].

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceratophorus is Ceratophorus fusus (Ehrenberg) Diesing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tripos macroceros (Ehrenberg) Hallegraeff & Huisman

Basionym
Peridinium macroceros Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: Baltic Sea (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Dr. Michaelis; (Index Nominum Algarum

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Hallegraeff, G., Eriksen, R., Davies, C., Slotwinski, A., McEnnulty, F., Coman, F., Uribe-Palomino, J., Tonks, M. & Richardson, A. (2020). The marine planktonic dinoflagellate Tripos: 60 years of species-level distributions in Australian waters. Australian Systematic Botany 33: 392-411, 13 figs, 2 tables.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 22 September 2020 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 27 September 2020.

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