Glenodinium majale Skvortsov 1958
Glenodinium majale Skvortsov 1958: 196, pl. 5: fig. 56
Published in: Skvortzov, B.V. (1958). New and rare Flagellatae from Manchuria, Eastern Asia. Philippine Journal of Science 86: 139-202.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Moestrup & Calado (2018: 470) note, "Cells described as pyriform, laterally compressed, with epicone much larger than hypocone; cell length 148 µm, width 74 µm; chloroplasts brown; amphiesmal plates distinct, epicone with 5 plates "frontalis equatorialis", 1 medium and 1 apical plate; postcingular plates 4 and a single antapical; sulcus with apical (?) spine. Found in Manchuria. Skvortsov's illustrations of this very large, thecate dinoflagellate do not match his description. Reliable identification is not possible." - (31 Aug 2020) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, -560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 October 2021.