Glenodinium pulvisculus var. depressum Virieux 1913
Glenodinium pulvisculus var. depressum Virieux 1913: 5, pl. I: fig. 2 (as 'depressa' )
Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), fine dust.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Moestrup & Calado (2018: 470) note, "Cells very flattened along the apical axis, 22 µm long and 30-32 µm wide. Found in Lake Victoria near Entebbe, Uganda, Africa. The drawing provided suggests a diplopsaloid species, but further identification is not possible." - (31 Aug 2020) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater 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.
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
Verified by: 31 August 2020 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 23 October 2021.